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Thank you for your interest in the University of Texas-Pan American. The following information will help you complete the International Admissions Application. This application is for undergraduate, international students only. Graduate students must fill out a Graduate Application and submit it to the Graduate Office. All students who are not U.S. citizens or who have not been approved for U.S. Permanent Resident status are considered international students and should complete an international student application on the website mentioned below. Please read all information and be sure to fill out all spaces as missing information will slow down the processing of your application..

Application Checklist: These items must be submitted before any application will be considered complete.

Undergraduate International Application Instructions

  • International Student Application -
  • $50.00 International Student Application Non-Refundable Fee
  • Official Transcripts and copies of diplomas, mark-sheets or grade-sheets
  • Transcript evaluation report completed by Foreign Credential Services of America evaluation service (see below for more information); no other credential evaluations services accepted
  • ACT or SAT Standardized test scores 
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
  • TSI (Texas Success Initiative) Exam Scores (offered at UTPA Testing Center)
  • Evidence of sufficient financial support for one year of study and living in the U.S. 
  • Copies of passport and any U.S. immigration documents that you may have

Note: "Graduate” applicants need to contact the Office of Graduate Studies for an international graduate application and instructions.