Apply for ELAP

How to Apply to ELAP

Please complete and send all of the below documents to

  • (1) ELAP Application (below)
  • (2) TOEFL/IELTS test scores (if available). If no test scores are available, a writing sample and/or Skype interview may be requested.
  • (3) Photo page of passport

    Next Steps

    After we have received all of your required documents,

  • (1) USF’s International Admissions Counselor reviews your application.
  • (2) If all requirements are met, USF issues ELAP Letter of Acceptance
  • (3) Student completes 2015-2016 ELAP Affidavit of Support form and sends current bank statement or scholarship financial guarantee to
  • (4) Student confirms attendance at USF by filling out housing application and paying tuition ($500) and housing ($50) deposits
  • (5) USF Mails I-20 for F-1 visa

    If you have questions about the admissions process, please contact International Admissions at Please contact the International Programs Office at with any questions about the ELAP Program.