Welcome to International Student Office!


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Collin College has returned to normal enrollment operations beginning the fall 2022 semester. All international students must prepare for fall 2022 and beyond to follow standard online enrollment restrictions listed in the regulations.

"For F-1 students enrolled in classes for credit or classroom hours, no more than the equivalent of one class or three credits per session, term, semester, trimester, or quarter may be counted toward the full course of study requirement if the class is taken on-line or through distance education and does not require the student’s physical attendance for classes, examinations or other purposes integral to completion of the class....If the F-1 student’s course of study is in a language study program, no on-line or distance education classes may be considered to count toward a student’s full course of study requirement." 8 CFR 214.2(f)(6)(i)(G)

International Admissions Process 

      Collin College does not issue I-20's for change of status. 

Initial F-1 Applicants                                 

Transfer Student with F-1 Visa in U.S.    
Must have a 2.0 GPA from previous school.

Concurrent Enrollment for Student with F-1 Visa in U.S.  
Must have a 2.0 GPA from previous school.

Concurrent Enrollment deadline for Spring: January 13, 2023

ESL Program

Deadline for ESL testing for Spring:  January 6, 2023



Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination

Optional Practical Training

Travel Information

International Student Handbook

Frequently Asked Questions

Good Neighbor Scholarship

Student Housing

Tuition and Fees 

Texas Success Initiative (TSI)


  Deadlines to Submit Applications: 


Initial (Overseas) Applicants


Spring 2024                                      October 1, 2023


Fall 2023                                              June 1, 2023


Transfer Applicants


Spring 2024                                 November 15, 2023

Summer 2023                                       April 15, 2023

Fall 2023                                               July 15, 2023



 Office Hours 



8:00 am to 7:00pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

8:00 am to 5:00 pm


9:00am to 5:00 pm


Immigration updates/news:

Accrual of Unlawful Presence and F, J, and M nonimmigrant

Additional Resources:

U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

Study in the States

U. S. Department of State

U. S. Customs and Border Protection



Driver License

Social Security