Admission & Enrollment Requirements for International Students

To be considered for admission to Austin College, please submit the following documents:

  1. Common Application for Admission or ApplyTexas
  2. One Admission Essay (250 word minimum)
  3. Counselor Recommendation Letter
  4. Teacher Recommendation Letter
  5. High School Transcript
  6. Official Standardized Test Scores (see additional information below)

All letters of recommendation and your secondary school transcript(s) must be translated into English. If an English translation is not available or if you are seeking transfer credit from a non-U.S. accredited college or university, you as the applicant must request an evaluation by an independent transcript evaluation service.  Please contact the Admission Office for recommended evaluation services.

If English is not your primary language, you may submit a TOEFL or IELTS score. When possible, SAT or ACT scores should supplement the TOEFL or IELTS. (Note: native English speakers should send only SAT or ACT Scores.)

  • TOEFL internet-based test: minimum score 80, recommended score 100 or higher
  • IELTS: minimum score 6.5