International Student Services

Each term, the International Education Center works with and advises over 140 international students with F-1 student visas, representing 45 countries around the world.  On these pages you will find information for prospective and current students, as well as a list of helpful links for all students. We want all students to know that #YouAreWelcomeHere!

Prospective International Students

APPLY NOW – Application Forms and Instructions
Academic Programs and Degrees
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Tuition and Fees
International Academic Credential Evaluation Organizations (approved by Brookdale)
Translation Service for Your Academic Records
Changing to F-1 Status

Acceptance Information
Pre-Arrival Information for New Students
F-1 Student Course Registration Guide
Health Insurance Information


Homestay programs: (must be arranged at least 4 weeks prior to your arrival)
International Housing Placement Service

Sarah’s Homestay
American Homestay Network 

Room/apartment rentals:
Avalon Communities

Additional info about renting:

EducationUSA Centers are the U.S. State Department‘s network of over 400 advising centers in 170 countries designed to assist local students find the appropriate college or university here in the United States.  Find your Center here.

Current International Students

Helpful Links

Do you have specific questions? E-mail