COVID-19 Updates

BSU is open. An initial plan to return to campus in the fall 2020 semester is now available.

International Student Services

 

Admissions and Arrival

The deadline for receipt of admission applications and all required supporting documentation of international students is April 1 for the fall semester and November 1 for the spring semester. All documentation required for the admission of international students must be submitted by these deadlines. Please note that the federal Form I-20 will not be issued for initial attendance at Bowie State University for any summer session.

International student applicants are required to follow the same application procedures as all other students when applying for admission to the University. However, there is additional documentation that must be provided by international students. Please access either the Undergraduate Admission page or Graduate Admissions page for complete details on the admissions process and specific information regarding international student admissions.

International students transferring to Bowie State University from another U.S. college or university should request an International (F-1) Student Transfer Clearance Form. The transfer form should be completed and signed by the student's current international student advisor, then returned to Bowie State University as indicated on the form. The student's I-20 will be issued and the student will receive the International Student Welcome Packet. 

Contact

Ms. Qimmah Safa Najeeullah, Director of International Education and Services
International Student Services
Thurgood Marshall Library, Rm. 1120
qnajeeullah@bowiestate.edu
301-860-3519

Ms. Yvonne Carew, Coordinator
International Student Admission
Thurgood Marshall Library, Rm. 1120
ycarew@bowiestate.edu
301-860-3519

Mr. Patrick Frazier, Study Abroad Coordinator, DSO
International Student Services
Thurgood Marshall Library, Rm. 1120
pfrazier@bowiestate.edu

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