International Transfer Students

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Apply Online

Complete the International Student Application and other admission requirements, including proof of high school graduation and proof of English proficiency and financial support.

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Prepare for Arrival in the US

If you are transferring to HCC from another institution, there will be specific F-1 forms to complete in addition to the HCC application. We recommend that you contact one of the advisors from our Center for International Education to help you through the transfer process.

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Meet with an Advisor

Report to the Center for International Education. Submit your official SAT or ACT scores, if available. Meet with your International Student Advisor to determine if you need to take the placement test.

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Attend Orientation

Attend the required New International F-1 student orientation at the Center for International Education. Research your academic options using the college catalog and the advising guides.

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Register for Classes and Pay

Meet with your International Student Advisor to register for courses. Pay for your courses or enroll in Tuition Installment Plans (TIPS). 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions? We have answers. Check out our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page specifically for international students.

Resources for International Students

International Student Life

At HCC, we have a department that specifically helps to connect international students with services and resources on campus. One of their jobs is to help encourage a productive and healthy student life for international students.

HCC offers a department specifically designed to connect international students with campus services and resources. Our helpful, caring team encourages productive and healthy student experiences. 

International Student Application Dates

Check the dates to be sure your application is on schedule, so you can begin your HCC journey in a timely manner.


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