How to Apply

We hope you will join our diverse international community on campus. Follow these steps to submit your application for fall or spring semester admission!

Apply to Our Master's or Bachelor's Programs:

Step 1: Review Our Admissions Requirements

See if you meet the admission requirements for your program of interest, particularly the foreign language proficiency requirements. If you have any questions about fulfilling these requirements, don't hesitate to contact us!

Step 2: Check the Application Deadlines

Apply by our next priority scholarship deadline to receive maximum consideration for a merit scholarship.

Step 3: Read the Application Instructions

Our applications instructions will guide you step-by-step through the process of submitting your application.

Step 4: Submit Your Application

Submit your online application and supporting materials, including transcripts, letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, resume and language proficiency assessments.

Application Fee Waivers

If you're applying for an application fee waiver, you'll need to complete the paper application, instead of the online application. Fee waivers are available for veterans, Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) and those who demonstrate financial need.
Download the Paper Application

Apply to Our Language or Non-degree Programs:

Our language and non-degree programs at the Monterey Institute have customized application forms. To learn more, please consult the application instructions for your program of interest.