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International Students


F-1 students who have questions should contact the Director of Admissions, Brandi Furr at

Current International students are encouraged to register for classes as soon as possible. 

International students wishing to study at Grayson College as an F-1 student must complete the following procedures to be considered for admission.

Step 1: English Language Proficiency

All tests must be sent directly to Grayson College. Students must submit a passing TOEFL or IELTS score, or must have completed ENG 1301 or its equivalent at another institution to qualify for admission to credit courses at GC. Passing TOEFL scores are: paper: 500; Internet-based TOEFL: 61. The IELTS minimum academic band score required is 5.0.


Step 2: Application

Step 3: Submit documents 

Mail the listed documents all together in one envelope to the address below or send a scanned copy to 

Grayson College
Department of International Students
6101 Grayson Drive, Hwy 691
Denison, TX 75020-8299

Documents must be sent together in a single envelope. Failure to send materials in a single envelope may result in the denial of a student's application.

Step 4: Notification and visa

You will be notified by e-mail whether you have been accepted to GC. Once accepted, you will need to obtain an F-1 visa and plan your travel to the United States. Your acceptance letter will include additional information and requirements.

Step 5: Submit proof of health insurance
  • Provide a photocopy of your health insurance card (This can be provided once you arrive at Grayson College)
  • If you do not have health insurance you will need to purchase and provide evidence of new coverage on or before arrival at Grayson College
  • Although we do not endorse certain insurance companies, the following list of companies have proven to be very reliable for students:

Transfer Students - Additional Requirements

International students transferring from another U.S. college or university must submit a current passport, I-94 card, I-20 form, and transfer clearance form. These documents are required in addition to those that will be emailed after the online application is submitted.

Note: The Transfer Clearance Form must be completed by your current institution's Designated School Official (DSO) by the end of the semester.

For additional information or inquiries email