Visa Information

VISA INFORMATION FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS

Students coming from abroad to study at Sophia University must have a college student status of residence or any other appropriate status of resident such as a diplomatic, official, or dependent. A temporary visitor status is not acceptable. To qualify for a college student status of residence, a student is required to register for at least 4 regular courses (i.e., at least 10 hours of class time per week). Additional information concerning college student status of residence will be sent to each student after acceptance.