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Application Procedures

In order to complete the application process and be considered for admission into the English as a Second Language program, we request the following documents:

A. English as a Second Language Application. The application must be submitted along with a nonrefundable $100 application fee. English as A Second Language Application (Online)

B. Affidavit of Support. Please provide an official document or statement from your bank verifying the total amount of personal/family funds, in US dollars, that is available for tuition (personal cost) and educational expenses (books, insurance). All documents must be in English.

C. Housing Assignments. All students must submit a housing application and $200 housing deposit made payable to Lindenwood University. Students are asked to use StarRez- Residential Life Portal to make housing selections Housing will be assigned upon receipt of the housing application via the StarRez portal and deposit. The $200 housing deposit should not be submitted until the student has a confirmed Visa, as the deposit is non-refundable.

D. Transfer Procedure. If transferring from another university within the United States, forward the transfer paperwork found in the student application to your school's officials for processing. You can use this SEVIS record transfer form.

E. Passport. Please provide a clear, readable copy of the identification page of your passport.


Please send all documents to:

Lindenwood University
Office of International Students and Scholars
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles , MO 63301-1695


Phone: (636) 949-4982
Fax: (636) 949-4108

All the steps in the Application Procedures must be completed before Lindenwood will issue an I-20 form. This requirement may be waived in certain instances, as determined by the Director of International Admission.

Notice of Availability of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

Lindenwood University is committed to assisting all members of the community in providing for their own safety and security. The annual security and fire safety report is available on the Lindenwood University Office of Public Safety and Security website. 

If you would like to receive a hard copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you can stop by the Office of Public Safety & Security on the 4th floor of the Spellmann Campus Center or you can request that a copy be mailed to you by calling (636) 949-4687.

The report contains information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, public safety authority, crime reporting policies, fire safety, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security on campus. The report also contains information about fire statistics in Lindenwood Residential Facilities and crime statistics for the three previous calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Lindenwood; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

This information is required by law and is provided by Office of Public Safety and Security.

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301