One Thousand Days Transformed - The Campaign for Cedarville

Welcome to Cedarville!

We're so excited that the Lord has led you here.

From taking your first steps on campus until you walk across the graduation stage, your Cedarville family will be cheering you on and pursuing your success.

Get ready for your Cedarville experience:

Female college graduate receiving diploma onstage

Accepted Students Next Steps

First, make sure you've completed the admissions next steps, including your reservation deposit, affidavit of financial support, and I-20 approval. Then, walk through the roadmap outlined below.

Complete These Tasks

Explore Financial Aid

If you haven't already, now is a great time to learn about the financial aid and scholarships that are available to you as an international, MK, or TCK student. You're automatically considered for an academic scholarship, but make sure to apply for need-based aid as well as any other scholarships you're interested in.

Explore Financial Aid

Get Ready to Arrive

Learn what to do before you arrive, then find everything you'll need to know about arriving on campus. You'll want to register for orientation and take care of your travel details by May.

Get Ready to Arrive

Check Your Student Portal

Check your admitted student portal to make sure you've taken care of required tasks like housing selection. This should also be done by May.

Check Your Student Portal

Get Your F-1 Visa

Learn how to apply for your F-1 visa, enter the United States, and maintain legal status while you're studying here. You should start the application process by May.

Visa and Immigration Resources

Submit Medical Forms

Before arriving on campus, you'll need to purchase health insurance and upload your medical information. You should complete these tasks by June.

Health and Medical Forms

Pay Your Tuition

How Do I Pay?

Where to Pay Tuition

You can pay tuition:

Payment Methods

Payment methods include cash, checks, wires, and major credit/debit cards. Access a currency converter for help with exchanging your country's currency.

To learn more about paying with these methods, see the Cashiers Office's Payment Options.

When Do I Pay?

International Students

You'll need to pay your bill in full before you begin each semester. Make sure to complete your payment by August 4 for the fall semester and January 5 for the spring semester.

MK/TCK Students

If you're a U.S. citizen, you can choose between two payment options: payment in full or the four-payment plan.

  • Payment in full: You'll pay the full semester cost by August 4 for the fall semester and January 5 for the spring semester.
  • Four-payment plan: Your first payment is due by August 4 for the fall semester and January 5 for the spring semester, with subsequent payments due by the first of each month.

For more details about paying your Cedarville bill, learn more from the Cashiers Office about international payments.

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Learn About Working in the United States

Learn about getting a job on campus or a practical work experience that's related to your studies. See available positions around the University, find out what steps you need to take to get started, and connect with a job that's right for you.

Working in the United States

Learn About Driving

From driver's licenses to costs to insurance and registration, check out the helpful tips you should know about driving and owning a car in the United States.

Cars and Driving in the U.S.

View Banking Resources

Learn about various types of bank accounts and cards, find out which one is best for you, and follow the steps to open a bank account so you can easily manage your money.

Banking Resources

Explore American Culture

Navigating a new culture can be tricky at first, but we want to make your transition as easy as possible so you feel at home here. Learn about American values, classroom dynamics, communication styles, and social life, and you'll create a foundation for building lasting friendships while you're here.

Explore American Culture

You're so close to joining us at Cedarville and experiencing the incredible work God is doing here!

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