International Student Applicants (those without an F-1 Visa)

The College’s admission of international applicants will be governed by all applicable state and federal regulations.  International Student Applicants (those without an F-1 visa) will need to demonstrate proof of meeting admissions requirements and provide a copy of a valid passport to the International Advisors in the Admissions, Recruitment, and Enrollment Development Office.

Steps to Admission

Complete the HFC online application, International Application

Proof of meeting the admission requirements must be provided to the College prior to admission.  Proof can be met by providing one of the following:

  • An official, final high school transcript that shows proof of graduation with a diploma. If an applicant has attended a high school outside of the U.S., the applicant must provide

    • An official evaluation (in English) demonstrating that the applicant has earned the equivalent of a U.S. high school diploma equal to that granted by a regionally accredited U.S. high school.  You must use an approved evaluation service such as Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE) or World Education Services (WES).  For a list of other evaluation services, go to the NACES website (www.naces.org) and click on “Current Members”, or
  • An official, final GED certificate from an official GED testing center showing passing of the GED, or
  • an official evaluation (in English) demonstrating that the applicant has earned the equivalent of a U.S. degree (associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, or professional degree) equal to that granted by a regionally accredited U.S. college or university. You must use an approved evaluation service such as Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE) or World Education Services (WES). For a list of other evaluation services, go to the NACES website (www.naces.org) and click on “Current members”.

Official means it is sent directly from the evaluation service to Henry Ford College.

Please send copy of passport and have the evaluation service, or the U.S high school or college, mail evaluations to:

International Student Services
Welcome Center
Henry Ford College
5101 Evergreen Road
Dearborn MI 48128