For F-1 students wishing to apply to Sinclair as full-time international students:
The following information is for F-1 students who currently attend school in the USA and plan to transfer to Sinclair Community College and enroll full time. When transferring from one school to another school within the USA, you must carefully follow the procedures to maintain legal F-1 status. Please follow these steps to complete the transfer process.
Also available is a printable International Student (F-1) Application.
Successful completion of a secondary high school program is required for admission. Please send an original transcript (record of subjects/courses and grades) and verification of graduation. If you have completed a degree program at a university or college in the USA, a copy of your college transcript will be acceptable.
Write a brief personal statement of your educational background and your academic goals in the United States. This statement may be typed or neatly handwritten.
Applicant and the sponsor must complete the Financial Statement form (page 3 of the application). You are required to submit financial documentation that equals or exceeds one full year of expenses, a minimum of $17,500, for the program of study you are interested in pursuing. A Certificate of Eligibility (I-20) will not be issued until financial information is provided.
Include copies of the following documents: Passport signature page, F-1 visa page, I-94, current I-20 form.
Please mail all application documents to:
International Education Coordinator
Building 2, Room 334
Sinclair Community College
444 West Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402-1460
Or email to:
Once we receive all your application documents, we will send you an acceptance letter and a Transfer-In Form. You need to: