International Students

International Students

NOTE: International students must complete the application process at least three months prior to their initial enrollment at the college.

Take these steps to apply to SMC:

  • Complete an Online Application

    Apply early to guarantee your place. GO TO APPLICATION

  • Send Your Transcript

    Provide a secondary or post-secondary transcript, with a specific date of completion, to our Admissions Office.

  • Secondary-Level Work

    Provide an official English translation of secondary-level work (or any post-secondary work); official translation must be through WES or notarized by a translator.

  • Official Test Scores

    Provide your official Duolingo English Test, TOEFL, SAT or ACT score.

  • Financial Support Affidavit

    Submit an official Affidavit of Financial Support issued by a bank or notarized. The financial declaration must cover the net amounts necessary for a two year period (including any institutional financial aid).

  • Current Passport

    Please include a copy of your current passport with your application materials.

  • Proof of Insurance

    Proof of insurance is not required at the time of application but will be required before you begin classes at SMC.

Where to send your application materials

We accept official transcripts, scores and other materials by mail and email.

Spartanburg Methodist College
1750 Powell Mill Road
Spartanburg, SC 29301

Harry Cochran, Assistant Director of Admissions