March 1, 2016

International Students


Nine Star University of Health Sciences is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students who meet our general admissions requirements and to comply with all federal guidelines under the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service

International Student Admissions Procedure

Applicants must meet all general admission requirements in addition to the general admission requirements; the International Applicants must provide the Admission Office with the following;

NSUHS Application Form with Applicant’s Signature

  1. A non-refundable Mailing Fee: $50 for domestic or $100 for international (for I-20 to be mailed out) This fee can be charged according to the destination of delivery

  2. A non-refundable $100 Application Fee, $250 for international students application Fee (sent with the application form)

  3. A non-refundable $330 Foreign Transcript Evaluation Fee (if applicable)

  4. Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended sent directly to:

    Admissions Office Nine Star University of Health Sciences

    441 De Guigne Dr. #201, Sunnyvale, CA 94805

  5. Affidavit of Financial Support: evidence of possessing financial resources to complete the academic program including mandatory bank balance statements.

  6. Submit proof of English language proficiency.

    English language competency is required of all students seeking admission to the program taught in English. This may be satisfied by scoring at least 61 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) internet based test (iBT) which also requires a minimum speaking exam score of 26 and a minimum listening exam score of 22, or a level 6 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam.

    Testing information on TOEFL or TSE can be obtained at or by writing to TOEFL, Box 899, Princeton, NJ 08504.

    All inquiries about the application or admissions process should be directed to:

    Nine Star University of Health Science; Office of Admissions

    441 De Guigne Dr. #201, Sunnyvale, CA 94085 Tel: (408)532-5567

  7. I-20 Request Form (download I-20 request form)

  8. Copy of Passport (copy of spouse/child passport when applying for dependent(s), if applicable.

  9. Two letters of recommendation.

  10. All accepted applicants must comply with laws, rules and regulations of the U. S. Citizen and Immigration Services (CIS). If an applicant of foreign nationality is accepted to a degree program offered by the University, an I-20 will be issued to assist the student to obtain an F-1 Student VISA. It is the applicant’s responsibility and obligation to inform the University of Address Changes immediately since the University must be able to contact the student at any time: otherwise the enrollment of the student will be suspended, as required by Federal law.

    NOTE: All applications and supporting documents submitted to and received by Nine Star University of Health Sciences shall become its property.

    All applicable fees must accompany applications, which may be in the form of a check or money order in U. S. dollars payable to Nine Star University of Health Sciences.

    Upon receipt of the I-20 form, the international student must pay the US immigration SEVIS fee of USD $200.00 (1-901 fee) before the interview at the US Embassy. Further information can be found at

International Student Advisor Contact Information

Phone: 1 408-532-5567

Fax:     1 408-733-3610

Mail: Office of International Student Advisor

Nine Star University of Health Sciences

441 De Guigne Dr. #201, Sunnyvale, CA 94805