Office of International Student Services

We are proud to welcome and support students from all over the world.

Welcome to the Office of International Student Services. Whether you have questions about the application process, F-1 visa and immigration status, or campus life for our international community, we hope that you will find the information you need here. Know that if not we are only an email or phone call away to answer any questions or concerns! So, please feel free to reach out to us anytime. We are committed to serving and supporting you throughout this entire season of preparation for Kingdom ministry.


Student Testimony

Admissions Requirements for International Students

When applying to Southwestern Seminary or Texas Baptist College, international students will need to submit the following additional documents:

  • Transcripts
  • Course-by-course international transcript evaluation
  • Church Recommendation
  • Statement of Financial Support
  • English Proficiency Test Results


Our team is dedicated to helping our international students thrive here on Seminary Hill, be it through providing English language training, guidance through government policies, or simply finding friends and community. We’re here for you.

Stephanie Litton, Director

Student Organizations

Moving to a new country can be confusing, isolating, and exhausting, so we want to provide connections for you to be encouraged and supported by your fellow students. If you’re interested in learning more about any of these student organizations, then contact us as 817-921-8520 or

  • African Student Fellowship
  • Brazilian Student Fellowship
  • Chinese Student Fellowship
  • Indian Student Fellowship
  • Korean Student Fellowship
  • Korean Singles Student Fellowship

International Student Events

We’re always looking for an opportunity to help our international students connect and form relationships around the campus.. Here are the latest events coming up.

Office Policies

Additional Resources

  • Helpful Information – Information and resources on all the things you’ll need to know while living in the US, from insurance to taxes and more.
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  • International Student Rules, Regulations, & Advice – Explanations of some of the most important aspects of being an international student in the United States.
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