Stephen F. Austin State University

Application Instructions

How to Apply?

Keep checking our website for Summer 2018 program dates!

Application Deadline:TBD

Compile all required applications materials noted in the checklist and return to one of the addresses listed below. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so earlier submissions will have priority review.

Return to:

by Regular Mail or DHL: by Express Mail (Fed-Ex, UPS, etc.):
International Programs
Stephen F. Austin State University
Box 6152, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, TX 75962-6152
International Programs
Stephen F. Austin State University
404 Aikman Drive
Liberal Arts North Building, # 402
Nacogdoches, TX 75962

Application Checklist:

Applications will not be processed until all required materials below have been received.

Requirements for Participants:


• A maximum of 20 applicants will be accepted.

• The Academy will notify applicants whether they have been accepted, not accepted, or waitlisted for the program via email as soon as their applications have been processed.

• Qualified applicants who submit complete applications will be accepted in the order of application.

• Accepted applicants must submit a non-refundable security payment of $500 for the Academy (via cashier's check or international money order) within two weeks of acceptance.

• Acceptance letters and I-20s will be sent through the U.S. Postal Service at no cost to you. However, this shipping method will not allow for a tracking number to be provided and may take up to 2-4 weeks for delivery, depending on your location. For faster delivery, you may pre-pay to have your acceptance packet sent by FedEx or UPS. We will send details about this service upon the student's acceptance to the program.

• The balance of $3,995.00 is due upon arrival at the Academy. This amount may be paid via cashier's check, international money order, or credit card.

• Qualified applicants who have been waitlisted will be notified if openings become available in the program and will be notified of their payment deadlines.