|New Students||Transfer Students||Change of Status Students|
|Fall Deadlines||1-Jul||15-Jul||No later than three (3) months prior to the start of any semester|
Tuition, Fees and Living Expenses
|Estimated Cost of Attendance*||2018 - 2019 Academic Year|
|Non-Nevada Resident Tuition & Fees||$10,200|
|Housing & Meals||$10,300|
|Personal & Transportation||$4,700|
|Books & Supplies||$1,200|
International students can save money by enrolling in summer courses when the non-resident fee is waived.
*Tuition and fees are subject to change by the NSHE Board of Regents.
English Proficiency Admission Requirements
Certificate Program - IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 61iBT or equivalent
Degree Program - IELTS 6.0,TOEFL 61iBT or equivalent
ESL Program - No English Proficiency Test Required
Pathway Program - IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 52iBT or equivalent
Visiting Student Program - IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 52iBT or equivalent
Automatic English Proficiency Test Waiver Countries: Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Cameroon, Canada, Channel Islands, Dominica, England, Eritrea, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malta, Mauritius, Micronesia, Namibia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Rwanda, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Scotland, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Students from the following countries may be eligible for a test waiver - please contact the International Center to find out. Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Curacao, Cyprus, Denmark, Ethiopia, Iceland, Iraq, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Malasia, Monaco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Samoa, Somalia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Turkey, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, United Arab Emirates
See the International Student Application - Degree and Pathway Programs above for a complete list of acceptable proof of English proficiency.
Proof of Financial Support
Bank statement - Every applicant must submit a letter or bank document dated within 120 days of your application that shows there is at least $25,300 U.S. dollars available to use for the first year of expenses.
Sponsor Letter - If your funds come from someone other than yourself, have your sponsor complete this Sponsor Form Letter
F-2 Dependent Forms - If you plan to bring dependents with you (spouse and/or children), complete this F-2 Dependent(s)Form. You will need an additional $6,000 for each dependent
Transferring To CSN
SEVIS RECORD TRANSFER INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS ALREADY STUDYING IN THE U.S.
1. You must first submit an application and supporting documents, as well as the CSN Transfer-In form
2. After you are admitted, you will receive an acceptance letter from CSN
3. Take your acceptance letter to the international advisor where you are currently enrolled and ask them to release your SEVIS record to CSN
4. After CSN receives your SEVIS record, we will print a new I-20 for you.
5. If you are traveling outside the United States before coming to CSN, contact us to get your I-20 before you leave.
TRANSFER CREDIT INFORMATION
Transferring credit from a non-U.S. College or University
All foreign transcripts submitted for evaluation must have a course by course evaluation from a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) member attached.
The NACES evaluator will send you an official report in a sealed envelope - Do not open the envelope!
Mail the sealed envelope directly to CSN International Center, 6375 West Charleston Blvd, Sort Code WCD106, Las Vegas, NV 89146
Submit official transcripts, in a sealed envelope, to: International Center, 6375 West Charleston Blvd WCD106, Las Vegas, NV 89146
Returning Student Application and Forms
A returning student is someone who has attended CSN in the past and may or may not have earned a degree or certificate.
Admission to Health Science (Limited Entry) Programs
International students interested in health sciences programs, such as dental hygiene, nursing or radiology technician, will enroll in a general AS degree and take pre-requisite courses until they satisfied the health science admission requirements. International students must consult with a Health Science Program Advisor in their first semester to obtain detailed information about the program requirements. Immunizations are required for students accepted into a health science program. Detailed information may be found at the CSN Health Sciences website.
Mailing Options for I-20 and Acceptance Letter
Option 1: International and U.S. Mail via eShipGlobal
- Step 1 - Create a new account with UEMS (eShipGlobal) (Recommended browsers are Internet Explorer and Mozilla Foxfire)
- Step 2 - Choose a mailing option - FedEx, DHL or UPS
- Step 3 - Pay using a credit card (Visa or Mastercard)
- Step 4 - Track your package through UEMS - eShipGlobal.
- If you have difficulties, UEMS - eShipGlobal's website has an online Help page with step by step instructions. You can also e-mail your questions to: Contact Us
Option 2: Pick up at CSN International Center