Welcome, International Students!

We are very happy that you are considering joining the Walsh University family! Since opening our doors in 1960, Walsh has welcomed students from all over the world. Walsh offers:

  • Nearly 70 majors in programs such as Pre-Engineering, Legal Studies, Cyber Security, Nursing, Business Management, Physical Therapy, Museum Studies, and Theology. 
  • An array of student organizations and NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. 
  • Internships at reputable U.S. companies.
  • Tailored programs that fit each student’s unique and individualized interests.

Our international community: 

  • Is incredibly diverse with 130 students from nearly 40 countries calling Walsh University their home.  
  • Receives a personalized admissions and visa transfer process to make the international admissions experience as caring and stress-free as possible.  
  • Receives generous scholarships and grants.


Connect with an International Admissions Counselor

Connect with Zachary Basel, your international admissions counselor, for any questions throughout your admission process. He will answer any of your questions, introduce you to our current international students and connect you with the international student services office.

Connect with Current International Students on What’s App

Want to hear about Walsh from a current international student? Add the number +1 234-233-4534 on What’s App to be connected today.

The International Admissions Process

Step 1 - Complete the Free Online Application

Click below to create your account and begin your application.

Start My Application

Step 2 – Send Your Transcripts and Test Scores

Check out the academic requirements page for more information.

Step 3 – Accepted? Receive Your Scholarship and Grant Package

Our international students receive an average of $18,000 USD in institutional aid which may include a combination of a merit scholarship, the international grant, and a campus service award. To learn more about available scholarships and grants, click the links below:

Step 4 – Make Your Deposit, and Submit All Required I-20 Documentation

To be eligible for an F-1 student visa, students must receive a Form I-20 “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant (F-1) Student Status” issued by Walsh University. A full list of required documentation can be found on our Information for Future and Admitted International Students page. All documents should be sent to your international admissions counselor.

Make Your Deposit

Step 5 – Receive Your I-20 and Plan Your Visa Interview

Your international admissions counselor will send you your I-20 to use at your visa interview and to enter the U.S. If you should require help with your visa interview or entry into the United States, please contact Zachary Basel.

Step 6 – Book Flight Tickets and Send Your Travel Plans

You are finally on your way to the United States of America to study at Walsh University! Congratulations! Click below to send your travel plans to Walsh University.

International Travel Plans


Zachary Basel

Assistant Director of International Admissions

Phone: +1 330-490-7178 (U.S.)

Email: zbasel@walsh.edu

What’s App: +1 234-233-4534

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