F-1 International Students

F-1 International Students

International Students

John Jay College of Criminal Justice welcomes students from around the world.

We are recognized for offering the very best education for the study of justice, focusing on the themes of fairness, equity and justice under the law as well as emphasizing international perspectives in the areas of law and justice.

John Jay College's Designated School Official (DSO) will contact you after you have been formally admitted to the college. You will receive information on how to obtain a Form I-20 in order to enter (or remain in) the United States as an F-1 student.

If you attend a post secondary institution outside of the U.S., you must have your credentials evaluated by one of the following companies to receive transfer credit:                  Josef Silny & Associates:  https://www.jsilny.org/                                      Transcript Research:  https://transcriptresearch.com/

For Prospective International Undergraduate Students

All undergraduate applications are processed through the City University of New York. Whether you are a freshmen or transfer applicant, you must apply online to John Jay College here.

For Prospective International Graduate Students

All graduate applications are processed directly through the Office of Admissions at John Jay College. Specific information for prospective international graduate applicants is available here.

Please view CUNY's International Student Guide. This tutorial contains important information that will help you transition into life as a CUNY student.

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