Transfer Students

Transfer International Admission Process

Applying for colleges is an exciting step in your journey. Wesleyan's Admissions Office is eager to help and make this process as simple as possible. Please contact us at admissions@wesleyancollege.edu or (478) 757-5206 and we will be happy to help.

STEP 1: Apply

Wesleyan offers a FREE online application. Please visit our webpage here and select International Student application.

Application Timeline
  • START DIRECT APPLICATION July 20  November 15
  • EARLY ACTION - 1  November 15
  • EARLY OFFER  By December 20  Offer to be released
  • EARLY ACTION 2  November 16  January 01
  • EARLY OFFER 2  By February 10  Offer to be released
  • REGULAR DECISION January 30 OFFER By March 15

*International students who are interested in applying after March 15th will need to work directly with the admissions team to receive approval . For consideration, email admissions@wesleyancollege.edu

STEP 2: Submit Documents
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Transfer Credits If your college or university is outside of the United States. We require an official copy of your transcripts translated into English, along with a course-by-course evaluation. We recommend any agency member of NACES and official transcripts must be sent directly to Wesleyan College.  
  • Standardized Test Scores (Optional) SAT/ACT
  • English Language Proficiency If English is not your native language; we recommend you to take any of these test listed below.
    • TOEFL IBT with a minimum score of 80 (Internet based); 213 (Computer base) or 550 (Paper base) Wesleyan's identification code for the TOEFL 5895
    • IELTS with a minimum scores of 6.0 overall or 5.5 sub-scores
    • GAOKAO with a minimum scores of 150/100 or 100/67
    • GTEC CBT with a minimum scores of 1190 (Internet based)
    • Duolingo English Test with a minimum scores of 100
  • Proof of Financial Ability to Pay International students must show evidence that they are able to pay for one full year of study at Wesleyan. This includes, tuition, room and board, health insurance and all personal expenses.
    • Provide photocopy of your passport displaying your photo and name.
    • Bank statement (s) supplied must be showing sufficient funds for the last three months showing regular deposits and account holders name.

English translations of all your application supporting documents can be sent to admissions@wesleyancollege.edu 

STEP 3: Secure Your Spot

Once accepted, secure your spot in the class by submitting the admission deposit. Residential students will submit a $300 deposit. The deposit is non-refundable after May 1. You may deposit here.

STEP 4: Pre-Arrival Information
  • I-20: After being accepted at Wesleyan College and with the $300 Enrollment deposit paid, the Office of Admission will issue your I-20. You can deposit your enrollment fee here.
  • SEVIS Transfer Students: If you are attending College/University in the United States, your home institution must transfer your SEVIS record to Wesleyan College.  The transfer code for Wesleyan College is: ATL214F00237000. After your record it is successfully transferred, you will be mail your new I-20 form along with your acceptance letter. 
  • International Mailing Service: We will mail you your I-20 form with acceptance letter using the UEMS Courier.
  • Pay the SEVIS I-901 Fee: After receiving your I-20 form, pay the SEVIS I-901 fee and print your receipt FMJfee.com. You must pay this fee before you schedule your F-1 visa interview.
  • Apply for a F-1 Student visa: Apply and schedule your F-1 Visa interview with a U.S. embassy or consular office in your area. Please visit the U.S. State Department.
    For more information about the visa process please go to the https://studyinthestates.dhs.gov/
  • Visa Appointment: Please bring all documents to your interview. These will include your I-20 form, acceptance letter, bank statement(s), certification of finance, passport, receipts of all fees paid, and any additional supporting documents that may be requested by the consular office.   
  • Entering the US: You can only enter the US up to 30 days before the program start date on your I-20; not earlier! 
  • Final City Destination: Purchase a plane ticket to Hartsfield-Jackson, Atlanta International Airport. This will be your final city destination.
  • Airport Transportation: Wesleyan will provide free airport transportation from both international and local terminals to the campus. Please send your flight itinerary or travel changes before traveling to Helena Xia at hxia@wesleyancollege.edu.
     

    Late arrival: If your flight arrives after 8:30pm, you will need to arrange for your own transportation from the Atlanta airport to Macon. You can take the Groome Shuttle, UBER or stay at any hotel near the airport. Wesleyan staff will pick you up the next morning.

    Early arrival: If you arrive earlier than moving dates you will need to pay your own accommodations off campus.

  • International Orientation Mandatory: Wesleyan College requires all new international students attend international orientation and pack weekend. It will include information on US laws and social customs, and academic counseling. Other events will also take place at this time to welcome new students.
STEP 5: Dates & Deadlines
Fall Semester 2023
  • May 15 Final Application deadline (late applications will not be accepted after this date)
  • May 31  Supporting documents deadline
  • June 12  $300 Enrollment Deposit deadline
  • August 8, 9 or 10 Airport pick-up day/move in to campus
  • August 11 to August 13 Mandatory international student Orientation and Pack Weekend
  • August 14 First day of class

 Spring Semester 2024
  • October 10, 2023  Application deadline
  • October 19   Supporting documents deadline
  • October 26  100 Housing Deposit deadline
  • January 3 or 4, 2024 Airport pick-up day/move in to campus  
  • January 5  Mandatory international student Orientation 
  • January 8 First day of class 

Note: If you missed any deadlines, please contact Yasmin Pineda for more information at ypineda@wesleyancollege.edu or if you are unable to move in on these dates, please notify Helena Xia at hxia@wesleyancollege.edu.

 

 

Scholarships

International transfer students are considered for merit scholarships, based on their GPA, and other academic achievements. The scholarships are offered per year from $6,000 to $12,000.

How can I apply for merit scholarship? 

When you complete your online application as an International Student; you are applying for scholarships at the same time. You do not need to complete a second application. 

 

90% OF WOMEN’S COLLEGE ALUMNAE BELIEVE THE FINANCIAL INVESTMENT IN THEIR EDUCATION WAS WORTHWHILE AND THAT THE INTELLECTUAL AND PERSONAL CAPACITIES THEY GAINED ARE STILL EXTREMELY IMPORTANT TO THEM.

 

FOREVER FIRST FOR WOMEN. FOREVER FIRST FOR YOU.

Yasmin smiles for the camera outside.

YASMIN PINEDA

As Director of International Admission & Student Engagement at Wesleyan College, Yasmin understands how overwhelming it can be as an international student. She is ready to guide you through the steps of application all the way through to your arrival on campus. Please contact Yasmin with any questions you may have about Wesleyan.

Yasmin Pineda Segura
Email: ypineda@wesleyancollege.edu
Phone: (478) 757-3999
WeChat ID: panamawc10
English - Spanish

 

 

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