Application Checklist

International Students Studying in the library
Miami's Institutional Code Numbers
TOEFL: 1463
SAT: 1463
ACT: 3294

International Transfer

To apply for transfer admission as an international student, submit the following items online or send to the address below.

Do not send duplicate materials, as it will delay processing.

International Application or Common Application

You may apply by using either the Miami University International Application or the transfer Common Application.

$70 Application Fee (non-refundable)

When applying, students submit a non-refundable $70 application fee. The application provides fee waivers for qualified students.

International Student Financial Support Form with Financial Verification

Submit the International Student Financial Support Form through your Applicant Status Page. Your form must include documentation providing proof of financial support. The most common type of documentation submitted for financial verification is a copy of a current bank statement. Tax returns and letters of employment or income will not be accepted. Please allow two business days to process any uploaded material.

Mid-Term Report/Recommendation

For students in their first university term, we encourage you to submit a mid-term report showing your current grades. If you have attended longer than one term, you may choose to supplement your application by having a university instructor submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf. The optional mid-term report and the letter of recommendation can be emailed to

Academic Records*

Academic records include all secondary school studies, beginning with 9th grade through the most current available at time of application. Proof of secondary school graduation is required before enrolling at Miami. In addition, a transcript must be submitted for each college/university you have attended since secondary school graduation.

All documents not originally issued in English must include an English translation. Emailed/scanned copies of academic records from the applicant cannot be accepted.

Proof of English Language Proficiency*

Send TOEFL or IELTS test scores to Miami or provide alternative proof of English language proficiency.

*Official documentation will be required prior to enrollment

Copy of Passport or National Identification Card

Application Materials

All admission requirements not submitted electronically should be mailed to:

Office of International and Transfer Admission
301 S. Campus Ave.
Oxford, OH 45056-3434
Fax: +1-513-529-0682

Additional Application Requirements

We do not conduct interviews as part of the general admission process.

College of Creative Arts

Students pursuing the following majors within the  College of Creative Arts  are required to submit a portfolio and/or schedule an audition/interview by the application deadline: Architecture, Art, Art Education, Communication Design, Interior Design, Music, Music Composition, Music Education, Music Performance, and Theatre For more information, please see the  specific admission requirements for each major  or contact the College of Creative Arts at +1-513-529-1517.

Farmer School of Business

To be admitted into the Farmer School of Business (FSB), a transfer student must have earned at least 30 graded credit hours that apply toward the Bachelor of Science in Business degree. Typically, transfer students have an overall GPA of 3.50 or higher in all graded credit hours earned and have completed MTH 151 and ECO 201 (or equivalent course credit including AP, post-secondary, or transfer credits). Questions regarding the transfer process can be directed to the FSB Student Services Office at +1-513-529-1712 or