How to Apply

#1 COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION

Fill out the ELI APPLICATION online or download a PDF.

#2 GATHER OTHER DOCUMENTS

  • ACADEMIC RECORD
    • Obtain academic transcripts of the last school you attended (this could be high school or university).
    • The transcripts must be in English.
  • PASSPORT
    • Submit a copy of the biographical page of your passport.
  • APPLICATION FEE
  • BANK STATEMENT (If you need an F-1 Student Visa)
    • It must show that you, or your sponsor, have at least $13,767 USD to support you during your studies at Mercer.
    • The statement must be in English.

#3 SEND US EVERYTHING BY EMAIL, FAX, OR MAIL

email icon 2 eli@mercer.edu

Fax IconFax: 678-547-6196 

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              3001 Mercer University Drive. Atlanta, Georgia USA 30341

F-1 VISA REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the ELI Application, Academic Record, Passport Copy and Application Fee, you must also submit a Bank Statement.

Once you have been accepted, we will email you instructions on how to receive your Form I-20.

Upon receiving your I-20 package, you will pay the $200 SEVIS Fee Online (Form I-901) www.fmjfee.com. Please print your SEVIS I-901 receipt to bring to the visa interview, along with your I-20. 

After obtaining an F-1 visa, please email us to confirm your arrival at turan_c@mercer.edu

Note: Conditional admission is offered to select undergraduate and graduate programs at Mercer. Please check with the ELI Office for more information.