First Year International Applicants

First year International applicants must submit the following documents to be considered for admission.

1. Application for Admission.

You will need to complete and submit an application for First Year admission. The free application is available here. You may also download a paper copy.

2. Official secondary school transcripts.

You will need to submit an official copy of your secondary school transcripts and completion certificate. All transcripts must be translated into the English language.

3. Proof of English Proficiency (one of the following):

TOEFL Paper Based - 520
Computer Based - 190
Internet Based - 70


Duolingo English Test: 90

SAT Critical Reading - 500

ACT English - 20


1. Essay
2. Recommendation Letter

For more information:

ACT, visit or call (319) 337-1270

SAT, visit or call (609) 771-7600


Documents can be mailed to:

McKendree University
Office of Admission
701 College Road
Lebanon, IL 62254, USA

You can also fax information to (618) 537-6496 or email to


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