International Undergraduate Admissions

Freshman Only

  • Provide official, certified copies of all high school transcripts, mark sheets or examination certificates showing the completion of 9th-12th grade graduation equivalent with grades/marks earned.
  • Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Achieve a minimum test score on the SAT of 820 or ACT of 17.

Transfer Only

  • Have a minimum 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Provide official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Provide a transcript evaluation from a transcript evaluation service.
  • If the transcript is from a foreign institution.

Freshman and Transfer

  • Have a minimum English proficiency score for applicants who have academic studies from non-native English-speaking countries as follows:
  • Minimum Scores:
  • TOEFL score of 500/173/61 (paper based) or IELTS score of 6.5 or
  • ELS Language Centers score of 112 or The Language Company pass Level 9.
  • All language scores must be sent directly from the testing service.
  • Apply online at www.applytexas.org.
  • Pay a non-refundable $50.00 application fee.
  • Provide an Affidavit of Financial Support for International Students or a Letter of Sponsorship from the party who will financially support the applicant during the pursuit of the degree.
  • Provide a bank statement with at least the minimum amount stated on the Affidavit of Financial
  • Support for International Students dated within six months of first enrollment.
  • Upon completion of the application process, successful applicants will be issued an I-20 by the Office of International Affairs.
  • International students must satisfy the appropriate visa requirements and comply with the rules and regulations of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for the admission of foreign nationals as students under the appropriate visa class.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Prairie View A&M University Website Address:  www.pvamu.edu

Undergraduate International Admissions       
admissions@pvamu.edu

(936) 261-1067 phone
(936) 261-1079 fax

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 519, MS 1009
Prairie View, TX 77446

International Student Services
iss@pvamu.edu             

(936) 261-2132 phone
(936) 261-2137 fax

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 519, MS 1008
Prairie View, TX 77446