Students planning to study at NHCC with an F-1 student visa must submit an international student application and mail official documentation to the Admissions Office.
Please review admissions requirements and instructions carefully. NHCC follows requirements set forth by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which must be met before admission as an international student is considered.
Follow these steps for admission to NHCC if you currently have or plan to apply for an F-1 student visa to enroll at North Hennepin as an international student:
The first step in becoming a student at NHCC is to complete an Online Application or Paper Application (PDF) and submit a $20 application fee to:
North Hennepin Community College
7411 85th Ave N
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Submit the following documents with your application to be considered for admission. Details regarding each item are outlined in the International Application Packet.
- $20 application fee (pay by check or money order)
- Academic Records
- English Proficiency Documentation
- Financial Documentation
- F-1 International Student Contract
- Information Release Form (Optional: Authorizes NHCC to release or discuss student data with another person)
Questions? Watch our NHCC International Student Admissions Guide on the right side of this page.
International Transfer Credits:
If you completed college courses in another country and would like to request transfer credit, you must order a course-by-course evaluation report from a NACES member credential evaluation service. Please make arrangements for the evaluation report to be sent to NHCC for evaluation.