International Student Services

Brookdale Community College is an accredited coeducational public community college in New Jersey. Our main campus is located in Lincroft, and we have numerous locations serving the greater parts of Monmouth County.  We are located near the iconic Jersey Shore, and popular destinations such as New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C are only a bus or train ride away.

Open admissions, ESL/international student support, a safe campus environment, and easy transfer to universities make Brookdale a great place for international students to start an American college experience.

  • To learn about Brookdale’s programs of study and how to apply, click here.
  • If you have already been accepted as a student to Brookdale, click here.
  • If you are currently enrolled at Brookdale, click here.

For any other questions you may have, feel free to contact the International Education Center, at, or by calling 732-224-2799. We are located in MAC 114 on the Lincroft Campus. 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