International Student Checklist

International Student Application Checklist

Four Easy Steps to completing the Unity College Application: 

Step 1: Fill out The Common Application here or Unity College Online application here. One letter of Recommendation is required.  


Step 2: Provide Proof of English Proficiency.

Unity College accepts the Test of English Foreign Language (TOEFL) and the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), with the following minimum scores:

      • TOEFL Internet-based score: 80 or higher
      • TOEFL Paper-based score: 550 or higher
      • IELTS score: 6.5 or higher

The Unity College TOEFL Institutional Code is 3925. Please note that international applicants from a country where English is the native/official language and those who have studied in a total immersion English environment for more than three years may be exempt from the TOEFL requirement. 

Step 3: Provide Original or Certified Copies of Secondary School and/or College/University Transcripts

Please provide original or certified copies of your secondary school and/or college/university transcript(s). Secondary school academic records should include all courses taken, grades or exam received, years of attendance and the title of the diploma, degree(s) or certificate(s) earned. It usually contains signature or seals. If the document is not available in English, please submit a complete and literal translation using the same format as the original document.

If you plan to transfer credits for course work completed from a college or university outside of the U.S. or Canada, do not send the transcript directly to Unity College but have it evaluated course-by-course by one of these following organizations: World Education Services or the Center for Educational DocumentationThe results of the evaluation must be sent directly to the Unity College Admissions Office. Upon matriculation the fee paid by you for the evaluation will be credited to your tuition if you submit the invoice. 

Step 4: Complete and submit the Unity College Undergraduate Financial Statement for International Students

Please note, it is your responsibility to provide all documentation in English.

Please send .pdf copies of your certified documents to If accepted to Unity College, you will be required to present the original documents upon your arrival. If you have any questions regarding the admissions process contact Eva McVicar Assistant Director of Admissions/International Counselor at

All documents from Steps 2, 3 and 4 should be sent to: 

Unity College
Office of International Admissions
PO Box 532
Unity, Maine 04988-0532