International Students (F1 Visa)

Each year Florida SouthWestern State College welcomes students from different countries around the world. We are committed to helping international students fulfill their educational goals and make a smooth transition into a new culture and learning environment. The Office of Admissions will assist you throughout the admission process with orientation to the college, with your degree completion and with various career opportunities and more.

You will find here information on a wide range of topics such as; admission steps, visa questions, health insurance, housing, and other resources that Florida SouthWestern State College has to offer. Our goal is to make your experience at Florida SouthWestern State College an outstanding one.

Application Deadlines

Due to the additional processing time required for international students, application and supporting documents should be submitted as early as possible. Please review the deadlines published annually in the academic calendar to ensure appropriate processing time.

Note: Summer applicants must take a full course load (12 credits) in the summer, fall and spring, before they are eligible for an optional summer term in the following year.