CESL Intensive English Program Application Form


If you have already applied for an undergraduate or graduate program at the University of Kentucky you should not fill out this form.

Please have the following documents accessible before applying. After you submit your application you will get an email requesting the following additional documents:

  1. A copy of the biographical information page of your passport, (and your family members' if applicable).
  2. Proof of funding. For 2021-2022: Your bank statement must show at least $29,039 for one year of study. You or your sponsor should send a bank letter that is not more than 120 days old and is written in English, which verifies these funds.
    • Self/Family Sponsored: a bank statement
    • Government Sponsored: sponsorship letter
    • Company Sponsored: letter from the company, and a bank statement
  3. Unofficial copy of an English Proficiency Exam (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo)

Your application will not be considered complete until we receive all supporting documents.

View the application procedures page for more information

After submitting this form, you will be asked to pay the application fees online. Please have a credit card ready.
There could also be shipping fees applied when having I-20's mailed.

Please complete this form in English to the best of your ability.

Personal Information
Please note: you will get a follow-up email to this address requesting the additional required documents needed in order to complete your application. Make sure you use a current email address that you have access to.
Only complete this field if you would like all correspondence to be sent to an additional email address.
Permanent Home Address
Note: If requesting an I-20, this cannot be a United States address.
U.S. School
U.S. Institution Information
If you are now in the U.S. in F-1 or J-1 status, give the name and address of the school you are attending.
U.S. Home Address
Immigration Information
You must include the name, age, and relation of every family member who will be accompanying you. Later, you will be asked to provide a copy of the biographical information page of every family member.
Please indicate the highest level of education that you have completed.
Please be specific.

Once you click "Submit", you will be asked to pay the application fees online. Please have a credit card ready.

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