Welcome to Valencia College! You’ve completed all of the steps to admission. Now find out what else you need to do to prepare for your arrival to the U.S. and Valencia.
Obtaining a Visa
You will need a visa to enter and study in the U.S. Valencia College issues the I-20 forms that are required to apply for the F-1 student visa.
Steps to Enroll
Once you arrive to the U.S., you will need to visit Valencia to complete the steps to enroll. See all required steps for the Intensive English Program and degree-seeking students.
While Valencia does not offer on-campus student housing, there are plenty of housing options around any of our campuses, including homestays, hotels and apartments.
Meet Your Advisors
Upon arrival, degree-seeking students will need to check in with an International Student Services advisor. Get to know the team who will be assisting you throughout your time at the college.
Find out everything you’ll need to prepare for your trip to the U.S.—from what to pack to what to expect upon arrival.
Connect With Other International Students
Join Valencia College’s Facebook group for international students to connect with future and current students, ask questions and see what’s happening at Valencia.