Longwood University, USA is accepting applications for the Merit-based International Scholarships which is available to international students who are looking to attend a degree program at the university.
The main purpose of the program is to provide financial assistance to those brilliant candidates who will begin the degree coursework at the Longwood University.
For this scholarship, the university wants applicants who has never attended a university before and have proof of successful completion of secondary education (e.g., secondary school transcripts, final exam scores, diploma) with certified English translations.
Longwood students hail from every corner of Virginia, across the U.S., and around the world to form a tight-knit, one-of-a-kind community. At Longwood, bright, hardworking students learn to lead. As a top-ranked public University in the heart of Virginia, Longwood pairs a classical liberal arts curriculum with hands-on experience in the field. Our small, close-knit community supports each student to grow, every day, toward his or her ideals.... read more
International Applicants with No Prior University Studies:
TOEFL/IELTS requirement is waived for applicants who have earned an International Baccalaureate diploma.
TOEFL/IELTS scores may not be required from students completing 2 or more years of study at a high school in the US. Contact International Admissions to confirm this requirement.
International Applicants Transferring From a University outside of the United States:
International Applicants Transferring From a University in the United States:
Although not required, SAT scores will be reviewed if submitted and may qualify applicants for larger scholarship awards.
Medical services in the United States are not nationalized. Costs for doctors' services and hospitals may be more expensive than in your home country. Longwood requires that you subscribe to a health insurance plan before arriving. That policy must provide similar coverage in the U.S.
Every student must have a health record on file. This record includes immunizations for Measles, German Measles, Rubella, Polio, Diphtheria, Mumps, Tetanus, and a Tuberculosis skin test (PPD) within the past year, which are required by Virginia law. Students may not be able to register for classes without complying with these immunizations. A chest x-ray may also be required for tuberculosis screening.
For additional information regarding health insurance or immunization requirements contact: Student Health Services, Longwood University, Farmville, Virginia 23909, U.S.A. or e-mail: [email protected].
Looking for the certification of immunization, immunization requirements, and instructions to complete the blank certificate? See Resources for New International Students
Native speakers of English will be contacted by International Admissions to determine which additional standardized test scores may be required. *TOEFL/IELTS/Cambridge requirement is waived for applicants who have earned an International Baccalaureate diploma.
Longwood reserves the right to request additional information, should it be deemed necessary to make an admission decision.The application will not be considered complete until the application fee, school transcripts and required test scores are received in the office.
Submit documents through one of following:
Students who meet the following criteria can be admitted through the ESL Bridge Program:
Students who do not meet the criteria above can be considered for Conditional Admission to Longwood if enrolled either at an ELS Language Center or Embassy English Language School. When completing the online international application, indicate your enrollment at ELS or Embassy. Applicants will be admissible to Longwood’s undergraduate program once submitting proof of completion of Level 112 at ELS or Embassy English Advanced (C1) level at the Embassy English Language School.