Application Process

Interested in Studying in the U.S.? Here’s How to Apply

Thank you for considering City University of Seattle for your next educational journey. To start the admissions process, please view the information below. Have questions? Contact our Department of International Student Recruitment at

International Student Application

Submit Online:

Once your online application has been received, an admissions advisor will reach out via e-mail within three business days.

Submit via email to your admissions advisor:

For F-1 Transfer Students from other U.S. Colleges/Universities

Additional requirements may apply depending on program and start date.

Submit Via Mail/Courier

Submit originals or certified copies of diplomas and transcripts in the original language issued and, if applicable, with certified English translations via:

  • Mail/courier to City University of Seattle, International Student Office, 521 Wall Street, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98121, USA or
  • Mail directly from the issuing institution to

Application Deadlines and Schedule

Start of Classes Mandatory Orientation Application Deadline for Transfer Students in the U.S. Application Deadline for Overseas Applicants
Fall/October September September 1 August 1
Winter/January December December 1 November 1
Spring/April March March 1 February 1
Summer/July June June 1 May 1

Required Insurance

International students must present proof of active medical insurance before registering for classes. If you don’t have insurance or your insurance plan does not meet the minimum coverage requirements, you must enroll in a plan for international students provided by Firebird International Insurance Group. To learn more about this plan, click here.


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