Applying to the Intensive English Program
Students must meet the following requirements to apply for Admission to the IEP.
- Student must have completed Secondary School
- Student must be at least 16 years of age
- Student must be a non-native speaker of English
IEP Checklist - Use this to help you apply
Decide which semester you would like to enter the IEP so that you know the deadline for application and have time to complete the necessary paperwork.
Deadlines for application to the IEP:
- Fall Semester: July 15
- Spring Semester: December 15
- Summer Semester: April 15
All documents, including any that must be translated, must be submitted by these deadlines. If you have any questions regarding the Admission process please email questions to:
Complete and submit the following documents:
- IEP Application for Admission
- International Student Financial Guarantee Form
- Official high school transcript (must be translated into English)
Students transferring into the IEP must complete the Transfer Verification Form.
Athletes must provide an official letter from their high school stating a 50% or higher graduation rank.
Mail Originals to:AdmissionsInternational Student LiaisonOBU Box 61174500 West UniversityShawnee, OK 74804
For translation, submit official documents and certified results to the following:
|Span Tran Educational Services, Inc.|
|7211 Regency Square Blvd, Suite 205|
|Houston, TX 77036-3197|
For a current list of Span Tran’s fees, please click here.The applicant is responsible for the payment of fees. Usually a general evaluation of these documents is adequate for admission purposes, but OBU reserves the right to ask for an additional course analysis, if necessary.
Upon acceptance to the IEP, the student will receive an I-20 and instructions for securing an F-1 Student Visa. Students must also secure a passport valid for the appropriate length of time for study.
Students must also complete the following forms:
All documents, including any that must be translated, must be submitted by these deadlines.
If you have any questions regarding the Admission process please email questions to .About the IEPHow the IEP Functions