Transfer Student

Students currently attending another U.S. institution on an F-1 visa who wish to transfer to Mercer University must complete the following steps:

  1. APPLY TO MERCER UNIVERSITY's ENGLISH LANGUAGE INSTITUTE:
    1. COMPLETED ELI APPLICATION
    2. IMMIGRATION DOCUMENTS
      1. A copy of your current I-20 or other immigration documents*
      2. A copy of the biographical page of your passport*
    3. PAY THE APPLICATION FEE ONLINE
  2. AFTER YOU HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED TO MERCER'S ELI:
    1. COMPLETE THIS Transfer-In Form*
      • The international student advisor at your CURRENT SCHOOL must verify your enrollment if you are on an F-1 visa
      • After the advisor at the current school completes the verification, submit to Mercer University's ELI
    2. SUBMIT A CURRENT BANK STATEMENT* TO MERCER
      • We will send you an email with details necessary for you to complete this step
  3. WE ISUE YOU A NEW I-20
    • After you have been accepted and we receive the form from your current school, we will be able to issue you a new Form I-20.

*Submit all items to Mercer University's ELI through this email address:  eli@mercer.edu