Applying to Sinclair is easy. Please follow these steps:
Download the International Student (F-1) Application and fill it out completely.
Successful completion of a secondary high school program is required for admission. Please send an original transcript (record of subjects/courses and grades) and verification of graduation. If your transcript is not written in English, an original transcript with English translation by a certified translator is acceptable. Please note: the high school or secondary documentation is still required even if you have college or university work.
TOEFL or IELTS scores ARE NOT REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION. If you do not have TOEFL or IELTS scores, you will be admitted to English Now!, our Intensive ESL program.
Applicant and the sponsor must complete the Financial Statement Form. You are required to submit financial documentation that equals or exceeds one full year of expenses, a minimum of $17,500, for the program of study you are interested in pursuing. A Certificate of Eligibility (I-20) will not be issued until financial information is provided.
Please be aware that there is a non-refundable $20.00 application fee that will be added to your fee bill for the first semester. Please do not send the application fee with your application.
Please mail all application documents to:
International Education Coordinator
Building 10, Room 10312
Sinclair Community College
444 West Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402-1460
Or email your application and documents to: