Admission to SDSU Global Campus International Programs (ALI, Semester at SDSU) is open to all persons 18 years old and over who have completed high school. Students are advised to apply at least 2-4 weeks in advance.

Application Checklist
New applicants for all SDSU Global Campus programs must submit the following:

  • Online Enrollment Application Form
  • Application fee (nonrefundable): $175.
  • Passport copy
  • F-1 visa applicants - Financial document that has tuition and $2200/month in living expenses.

Semester at SDSU

  • Proof of English proficiency

Undergraduate Pathway Program

  • Transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency

Visa Requirements
An F-1 student visa is required for full-time study. Full-time study is -

  • American Language Institute:18 hours or more per week
  • Semester at SDSU: 12 undergraduate/9 graduate units

Admitted students applying for F-1 student visas will be issued an I-20 form by SDSU Global Campus International Services.

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