International Students

students on plaza outside
You've come a long way because you know that a Purdue University education can take you where you want to go, and we're here to help you get there. It's just five steps to get started, and we've laid them out for you below. Still have questions? Just give us a call or send us an email and we'll help you out.

1. Complete the Purdue University North Central undergraduate application form or the Purdue University graduate application form and provide evidence of credentials comparable to those of United States citizens applying at the same entry level. Official English translations must accompany transcripts and other documents. US Credential Evaluation/Translation Organizations: Contact one of the following organizations for assistance in document translation.

World Education Services
PO Box 11623                                                                           
Chicago , IL 60611-0623
Tel: 312-222-0882

Educational Credential Evaluators
PO Box 51407
Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
Tel: 414-289-3400
Fax: 414-289-3411

2. Complete the Supplementary Information Application Form- Undergraduate and provide original documentation of adequate financial support for the duration of the student's time at Purdue North Central. This application should be downloaded and submitted with the appropriate documentation.

3. Submit satisfactory evidence of the ability to read, write and speak English (TOEFL, IELTS, SAT, ACT)

Required Test Scores:

TOEFL: 550 or greater on the paper-based TOEFL
213 or greater on the computer-based TOEFL
79 or greater on the Internet-based TOEFL
IELTS: 6.5 or greater on a scale of 1-9.
SAT: 480 or greater on the Verbal portion of the SAT
ACT: 22 or greater on the Verbal portion of the ACT

4. Supply proof of health insurance coverage, or purchase health insurance through Purdue University.

5. Send the $30 Application Fee to Purdue University North Central.

Purdue University North Central
Bursar Office
Schwarz Building Room 127
1401 S. US Hwy 421
Westville, IN 46391-9542