Steps to Attend Caldwell University

  • Complete the Caldwell University on-line application ($50 application fee) and send the required documents to:

    Caldwell University
    Office of Admissions
    120 Bloomfield Avenue
    Caldwell, NJ 07006

  • Receive your Acceptance package by e-mail (2 to 3 weeks after we have received all required documents). The Package contains:
    • Acceptance/Scholarship Letter
    •  I-20 Application Form (you can download this form  and start gathering the financial documents even before you are accepted into the College)
  • Submit a $450 deposit (Resident Student) or a $250 (Commuter Student) and your completed I-20 application Form with all the Supporting Financial Documents
    *You can pay your tuition deposit online. Simply go to
  • Receive an email confirming the receipt of your deposit (within 1 week of making the payment)
  • Receive a Welcome Package from the Office of International Student Services (OISS). The package contains:
    • I-20 Form
    • Additional Information/resources for a successful experience at Caldwell University
  • Receive the following documents via email:
    • Housing Forms (those that made a $450 deposit)
    • Health Forms
    • Placement testing Information
  • Pay SEVIS Fee and Apply for F-1 Visa
  • Make travel arrangements and complete the following forms:
    • Immunization Record and Health Forms
    • Housing Form (if you are a resident student)
    • Placement Tests
    • Official final Transcript evaluated by a NACES agency (Exceptions apply)
  • Arrive at Caldwell University!
    • Check in with the International Student Office
    • Attend Orientation