Admissions overview

Application forms for admission may be obtained from the USIU-A website or by contacting:

Admissions Office,

United States International University-Africa,

P.O. Box 14634-00800,

Nairobi, Kenya.

Telephone: 254-20-3606000/3606300

Fax: 254-20-3606100


All applicants are expected to satisfy procedures and criteria for admission to USIU-Africa and to submit acceptable certified documents that verify that they have satisfactorily completed all admission requirements. Students who meet all requirements will be considered for acceptance to the University. Conditionally admitted students must present the required documents within their first semester of study. Failure to do so will prohibit further registration. The admissions office processes applications for admission on a continuous basis year-round. However, application deadlines are as follows:

Semester Undergraduate Graduate
Fall (September) June 30th June 30th
Spring (January) September 30th September 30th
Summer (May) March 15th March 15th

All applicants must complete the application for admission and submit it to the admissions office. A non-refundable processing fee must accompany the application.

Students from abroad are advised to purchase an international money order drawn on a US bank for USD 50 to pay the non-refundable processing fee. Students may also wire the non-refundable processing fee the University bank account.

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