International Students

Villa Maria welcomes international students in the 9th, 10th, and 11th grades each year. International applicants must be in good standing at their present schools.


All interested students must complete an application through an accepted agency.

Required Documents

  • School Records: Submit a release of records form to the applicant’s current school. This form allows a copy of the applicant’s academic record, including standardized testing results, to be forwarded to Villa Maria’s Admissions Office. These records can be e-mailed to
  • Recommendation: Submit one recommendation form to a current or past teacher.
  • English Fluency Test Results: Provide the results from an English fluency test (TOEFL, SLEP, etc.).

All submissions for the application file must be translated to English.


Once the application file is complete, qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule a Skype interview with a member of the Admissions Office.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition for 2016-17 is $24,600 for new international students. Fees for 2016-17 are $1,050. Entering international students must complete a full-year ESL program at Villa Maria Academy. The cost for this program is $2,000. A deposit of $1,000 is required before Villa Maria will complete and issue an I-20.


Villa Maria does not coordinate housing for international students.