Please note that the video only provides the quick highlights for applying for MVCC. For the complete application process, please refer to the written steps listed below.

If you would like more information before applying, please complete our Inquiry Form

Apply online and send supporting materials to the International Admissions Office. Please refer to our International Admissions page for a full description of the application documents needed: Application Materials

Return the Acceptance Confirmation Form to International Student Services once you receive your acceptance packet and Form I-20.

Pay the U.S. SEVIS Fee and have a printed receipt that proves payment before your visa interview. Find out how to pay your SEVIS Fee at

Apply for your visa as soon as possible! There may be considerable wait times for both the visa interview and visa processing. For more information, visit Wait time information for specific embassies and consulates.

Complete your housing application and return it with your $100USD housing deposit to secure your room. Contact for on-campus housing information.
Communicate your travel plans to International Student Services. Airport shuttle available!
Attend International Student Orientation for mandatory placement tests, advisement sessions, and an introduction to campus!
Make your class schedule with an academic advisor and begin classes!