International Applicant Requirements
International applicants are required to show proficiency in the English language
sufficient enough to successfully participate in graduate study. Proof of proficiency
may be shown by achieving the following test scores:
- TOEFL: 78 (iBT)
- IELTS: 6.0
- iTEP: Level 3.5
Our school code for reporting scores electronically is 2539.
International Applicant Forms
Three forms are required for your application to graduate school.
- FSA 3 English Proficiency Report
International students must show proof of English competency. Please note that applicants
whose native language is English are exempt.
Download the FSA-3 form
This form may be uploaded directly to your online application.
You may upload a copy of your current student visa.
- FSA 4 Financial Statement
All international applicants must submit evidence of full financial support for all
expenses at Fredonia as a condition of being issued immigration documents for F-1
or J-1 status (i.e., the Certificate of Eligibility, form I-20AB or IAP-66). Applicants
must submit the FSA-4 form signed by both the applicant and the applicant's financial
sponsor and an original bank statement verifying the available funds. Both of these
documents must be originals with original signatures and seals.
- Fredonia is home to many students from all over the world. You may find this link
useful in your search for scholarships in the USA: http://www.usastudyguide.com/Financial_aid.htm
Download the FSA-4 form
This form and supporting documentation must be mailed directly to the Fredonia Graduate
Studies Office at the following address:
Fredonia Office of Graduate Studies
2142 Fenton Hall
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3712 (fax)
If you have further questions about these requirements, please contact the Fredonia
Office of International Education at (716) 673-3451, or send them an inquiry from