ASU’s Offer to ‘O’ and ‘A’ Level and IBDP International Students

‘O’ Level Students

Adams State University (ASU) will accept ‘O’ Level international students as first year college students at our campus located in Alamosa, Colorado. TOEFL will not be required, however students must have their transcripts evaluated by an authorized agency. In addition students will have to submit SAT or ACT scores.

‘A’ Level and IBDP Students

TOEFL and SAT/ACT requirements will not be required. However, students must have their transcripts evaluated by an authorized agency.  There will also be a possibility of transfer credits based upon ASU academic departmental evaluation of student’s coursework completed in ‘A’ Level and IBDP.

Current Generous Scholarship Offer

International students will receive $5,000 (Experience Colorado yearly scholarship) and IN ADDITION will also receive $3,400 yearly institutional special scholarship (Total: $8,400). For both awards, the students will have to maintain a 2.0 accumulative GPA in order to keep on receiving the scholarships each year.

Additional Information

International students will have the possibility to work on campus (based upon availability of on-campus jobs) for a maximum of 20 hours per week during Fall and Spring semesters (during summer they can work for more than 20 hours per week). Typically, an international student can earn approximately $5,000 or more per year based upon $8.23 per hour pay rate.

Students will also have the possibility to work for one-year in USA after they graduate in their related course of study if approved by SEVP (Student and Exchange Visitor Program). ASU will assist international students with the application process in this regard.

International Student Financial Overview

Please note that these numbers are approximate and are subject to changes based on yearly evaluations.

Tuition and Fees: $19,086
Less Experience Colorado Scholarship: ($5,000)
Less Institutional Special Scholarship: ($3,400)

Total Tuition and Fees: $10,686

Living Expenses $7,700
Books and Supplies $2,709

Total Yearly Cost (approximate) $21,095