Welcome to DSU International Admissions

Choosing to go to college in the United States is a big decision. Our goal is to provide you with step-by-step, easy to use directions to complete the admissions process. With this goal, we will work diligently to help you obtain the necessary documents to make your travel to the US a fun and exciting experience.

To begin your journey through our international admissions process, please select your country below. If you have any questions regarding the admissions process, please email us at dsu.multicultural.student@dickinsonstate.edu.

We look forward to working closely with your during the admissions process, advising you through the immigration process and supporting you when you arrive on the DSU campus.

Fall Important Dates

Admissions Opens:
January 15th

Priority Process Deadline:
June 1st

Application Deadline:
July 16th

Admissions Cut-off:
August 1st

Spring Important Dates

Admissions Opens:
August 1st

Priority Process Deadline:
October 15th

Application Deadline:
December 1st

Admissions Cut-off:
December 15th

International Admissions Requirements by country:










New Zealand


South Korea

All other countries

After reviewing your country's requirements, please consider utilizing following links:

Create a VIP Page

This page provides you with personalized information about DSU, and takes you to our Online Application! Once created, you can check back to see what information of yours we've received and what information we're still missing!

Login to your VIP page

Return to your VIP page to complete your application, find links to scholarships, find information about financial aid, and more discover more about DSU!

Resources for the English Testing Requirement can be found at:

TOEFL testing and scoring information can be found at http://www.ets.org/toefl. Reminder- students must have an TOEFL score of 71 or greater to be considered for admission to Dickinson State University.

IELTS testing and scoring information can be found at http://www.ielts.org/. Reminder- students must have an IELTS score of 6.0 or greater to be considered for admission to Dickinson State University.

For the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education policy regarding the English requirement click here.

Transfer student documentation of eligibility:

Transfer Eligibility Form