Apply for ELAP

How to Apply to ELAP

Please complete and send all of the below documents to

1) ELAP Application:

ELAP Application Form (Fillable Adobe PDF)
ELAP Application Form (Word Document)

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 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.