International Student Application Procedure Checklist

Return all the documents listed to:
International Admissions
P.O. Box 1500
Mary Baldwin University
Staunton, VA 24402

There is no formal deadline for submitting an application, but it is recommended that you apply before May 1 in order to allow enough time to get a visa. Your file of credentials will be reviewed when it is complete and you will be notified of our decision within two weeks.

You will need to submit the following items:

  1. Application Form
  2. Recommendation

The following documents are required by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS):

  1. Certification of Finances Form – Print Version (A signed copy of this form must be sent to the Mary Baldwin International Admissions Office along with a copy of your passport.)
  2. Official transcripts of all high school and college/university work and any educational certificates or diplomas you may have. These must be accompanied by English translations.
  3. Official English translations of all documents that are required for the admissions process. These documents include transcripts, diplomas, bank statements, verification of income, and recommendation form.
  4. Official, descriptive explanation of the grading scale used to compute high school and/or college work (For example, at Mary Baldwin University, a grade of A=4.0, B=3.0, C=2.0, D=1.0; at some schools, A=10-8, B=7-6, C=5, D=4.3.)