International Admission

Information for International Students and Applicants with Foreign Documents

Brandman University accepts applications from permanent residents and International Students. Brandman  will complete a credential evaluation of international transcripts and supporting documents in order to determine transfer of credit and admissibility.

To apply for international admission, applicants must complete the admission process and submit the following:

  • Copy of Visa
  • Foreign Transcripts
    Original (or notarized copies) of transcripts in the native language must be submitted along with an International Transcript Translation in English. Please mail all foreign transcripts to the following address:
    Brandman University
    Office of Admission
    16355 Laguna Canyon Road
    Irvine, CA 92618
  • Copy of Diploma
    Students who have completed a degree must also submit a copy of their diploma in the native language along with an International Diploma Translation in English.

 International students must possess one of the following visa types:

  • A-1 Foreign Diplomatic Personnel
  • A-2 Individuals In The U.S. As Employees Of A Foreign Government
  • E-1 Treaty Trade or Treaty Investor
  • E-2 Spouse/Dependents
  • H-1 Specialty Workers
  • H-4 Spouse/Dependents
  • J-2 Visiting Scholars
  • L-1 Intracompany Transferee
  • L-2 Spouse/Dependents
  • R-1 Religious Worker
  • R-2 Spouse/Dependents

With the exception of F-1, F-2, B1, B2, and J1 visa types, all visa types will be considered on a case by case basis for potential admission to Brandman University.

Applicants must already possess one of the visas that is acceptable to Brandman before we can proceed with the application process. Brandman does not provide assistance with obtaining visas.