International Students

Students from foreign countries are eligible for admission to Touro College SHS as long as they hold a high school degree or above and meet all admissions criteria for their specific program of interest. Such students follow the same application procedure as other candidates for admission.

Students whose native language is not English, or who did not receive their secondary education in an English-speaking country must also demonstrate proficiency in English through satisfactory performance on either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) examination, the International English Testing System (IELTS) examination, or an English placement exam.

Foreign Transcript Evaluation

Students with foreign transcripts are required to have them evaluated by a School of Health Sciences-approved agency. A list of agencies is available from International Student Services or by visiting In addition, the international applicant must submit an original foreign transcript, and if not in English, a certified translation. For a student transferring from a US institution, a transfer status form must be completed by your present school.

Visit international student services to see what documentation you will need in order for Touro to issue an I-20 form for you to attend.

International Payment

Touro University has partnered with Flywire to provide our international students with a secure payment method that simplifies the payment process.

  • Pay with accounts in your home country, in your currency for most countries.
  • Offers payment methods like bank transfer, credit cards, and e-payments (Alipay/PayPal) making the process familiar and easy for you.
  • Avoid unnecessary bank fees and receive favorable foreign exchange rates.
  • Track the progress of your payment anytime. Flywire's multilingual customer support is available to help 24 hours a day using multiple channels.

To begin your payment, go to Touro University's Flywire payment site at and follow the instructions provided by Flywire to complete the payment.

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Please contact the Bursar's office if you have any questions about our policies or procedures for wire transfers. (Touro will not accept wires that exceed the student's account balance.)