International Students

Laurel Ridge Community College is currently accepting F1 applicants for Spring 2023. Overseas Students should apply by October 1, 2023 and Transfer Students by November 1, 2023. Approval of applications depends on SEVIS affirmations. Please find the application and the process listed below. For additional information please contact Elizabeth Gorman, Enrollment Services Coordinator/DSO at [email protected].

Students in the United States on certain temporary visas may be denied admission or restricted to part-time study that is vocational or recreational, and does not lead to a professional or educational objective. Students in restricted visa categories must provide proper documentation to the Enrollment Services Office prior to registering for classes.

Application Deadlines

Semester Overseas Students Transfer Students
Fall April 1 June 1
Spring October 1 November 1
Summer March 1 April 1

If you are planning to attend Laurel Ridge Community College in F1 status, in addition to applying for admission, you must complete an  F1 Student Application.

If you are a current F1 student at another school (high school, college or university) within the USA and would like to transfer to Laurel Ridge Community College, you must complete the F1 student application and provide all requested documentation. And, you must complete the transfer in form with the application.

Please note that:

  • You must be a full-time (enrolled in at least 12 credits) student.
  • You must be formally admitted to a transfer degree program.
  • Students who entered the U.S. to study at another college, university or language school must successfully complete at least one term satisfactorily at that institution and meet transfer requirements as mandated by USCIS.

Contact Information

Elizabeth Gorman

Elizabeth Gorman

Enrollment Services Coordinator