The Application Process

We are proud to have you become part of the NAU family.

All admitted students will need to reply back to their individual acceptance email that they fully-accept the acceptance offer of admissions to NAU and each new student will need to remember to pay their respective non-refundable deposit.

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Tuition & Fees

What Type of Undergraduate Student Are you?

Freshmen Students

Who is considered a Freshman?

High school graduates who have not attended a university before are considered entering Freshmen – even if they received university credit from accredited institute of higher education while in high school through dual credit, AP or IB programs.

Transfer students with fewer than 15 hours of university credit from an accredited institute of higher education are also considered entering freshmen.


Create Application

Create your NAU Account

Submit Application

Submit a completed application form through your NAU Account

Send Required Documents

Submit your high school transcript (official or certified), or diploma (official or certified), or GED Score

Scholarship Application

Fill out and submit your scholarship application by clicking here .

Reserve Your Spot

To reserve your place in the classroom right away, please make the Fall/Spring Enrollment Confirmation Fee


Transfer Students

Who is considered a Transfer Student?

Students transferring 15 college credits or more are considered a transfer student.


An International Transfer student is one who is transferring 15 college credits or more. International university transcripts require a course-by-course evaluation, with a calculated U.S. equivalent grade point average, through a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). Head on over to the International Students tab for more information

International Students

Who is considered an International Student?

Students from across the United States and many foreign countries attend North American University. If you are neither a U.S. citizen nor a U.S. permanent resident, then North American University recognizes you as an international applicant.The diversity of the student body enriches the learning experience for all students with an opportunity to experience new traditions and perspectives.

English Proficiency Requirements

TOEFL IBT score: 79
TOEFL PBT score: 550
TOEFL CBT score: 213
IELTS score: 6.5
SAT Writing: 500; Math: 500; Reading: 500


Create Application

Create your NAU Account

Submit Application

Submit a completed application form through your NAU Account

Pay Non-refundable Application Fee ($50 USD Undergraduate)

Please select to make the payment online via Credit Card or an International Wire Transfer by accessing NAU’s wire transfer banking information. The application fee covers initial mailing, entrance testing, airport pick-up but not shipment fees.

Send Required Documents

In order to obtain admission to NAU or the Intensive English Program at NAU, an international student must submit the following documents by the application deadlines. All application documents should be properly scanned and emailed in PDF format to :

  1. COPY OF PASSPORT: Only the photograph and visa (when received) page are necessary.
  2. OFFICIAL ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS & TEST SCORES: High school diploma or transcript, SAT/ACT, TOEFL or IELTS scores (supporting documents such as reference letters, proof of achievement letters, certificates, etc.)
  3. FINANCIAL STATUS: Bank letter and International Financial Support Form (Sponsorship Letter)
  4. U.S. INSTITUTION TRANSFER: If you are a transferring from another U.S. institution to NAU, please submit a copy of your current I-20 and a signed copy of the Student Advisor Form

All application documents must be in English or translated into English and notarized (if translated).

Poor quality scanned documents will not be accepted.

A High School Diploma will be verified by the third party Evaluation agency for a fee of $100. The fee will be included to your student account after you register for the school. The fee will not be charged, until you arrive at NAU.

Admitted Students

Congratulations on being admitted to North American University!

We are proud to have you be part of the North American University family. All admitted students who wish to accept their offers of admissions must confirm their intention to enroll and secure their space in the class.**

What’s next?

Office of Admissions
Campus Address:
North American University
11929 West Airport Blvd.
Stafford, Texas, 77477
Phone: (832) 230 5555
Fax: (832) 230 5546