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International Applicants

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Office of Admission

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999

309-341-7100

800-678-KNOX

admission@​knox.edu

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Applying as an International Student

More than 17% of our students come from outside the United States, representing 51 countries from around the world. If you want a highly respected education in a diverse, intellectually stimulating environment, we invite you to bring your views and your perspective, as well as your dreams and aspirations, to Knox.

If you are not a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and will require a visa to study in the U.S., you should apply as an international student. (Undocumented immigrants residing in the U.S. should apply as First-Year Applicants.) If you are applying as a transfer student from another university, you should apply as a Transfer Applicant.

Application

Complete your application online—use the Common Application, the Coalition Application, or the Knox College Application. An application fee is not required.

Required Documents

Secondary School Report* and Transcript*
On your Common Application, request that your school counselor complete the School Report and provide your transcript.

Teacher Evaluation*
On your Common Application, identify a teacher from an academic subject area (English, math, social studies, science, or language) to submit a recommendation.

TOEFL or IELTS Scores
If English is not your first language or the language you speak at home, you should submit your TOEFL or IELTS scores.

GCE, IGCSE, or Other National Exam Results

Transcripts from any college or university attended

Request that your transcripts are sent directly to the Knox College Office of Admission.

Optional Items

Interview
We strongly recommend an interview with an admission counselor. Interviews are available on-campus, in locations across the country, by phone, or via the internet. Contact the Office of Admission to schedule an interview—or see if we're offering interviews in your area.

ACT or SAT Scores

Auditions and Portfolios in the Arts

Financial Information for International Students (PDF)

You should submit this form if you're planning to apply for financial aid.

*A note on school reports, recommendations, and transcripts: After identifying your counselor and teacher on your application, they will be invited to complete their forms online. If they prefer to mail your School Report, Mid Year Report, transcript, and/or recommendations, they can be mailed directly to the Knox College Office of Admission.

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Printed on Tuesday, October 23, 2018