Steps to Apply for the Program in Intensive English

Follow the steps below to apply for the Program in Intensive English.

1. Complete an online application

 Complete the online application. If you do not have a LOUIE account, you will be asked to create one. 

2. Pay the $50 application fee

You will be required to pay the application fee while completing your online application. If you submit your application via regular mail, please send the deposit in the form of a check, money order, or any other traceable form of currency. Cash is not recommended.

3. Submit your official transcripts

If you are seeking conditional admission to NAU and intensive English, please submit official transcripts for all secondary (high school) and post-secondary/university education, as well as any vocational or ESL grade reports. All transcripts/mark sheets must be submitted in English. In addition, we require a minimum of a 2.5 GPA for Freshmen students and a 2.5 GPA for Transfer students.

4. Submit your test scores

While not required for this program, please submit the results of the TOEFL, IELTS, or other proof of English proficiency exam if available. Results must come directly from the testing service.

5. Provide proof of financial support

Provide proof of financial support and complete the financial guarantee for the total amount of fees and expenses for the Program in Intensive English. This is required to issue the SEVIS form I-20, the immigration form you will need to apply for a student visa.

If you bring dependents with you, please submit the Dependent Form and provide an extra $5,500 (USD) for your spouse and/or $3,500 (USD) for each child.

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