International Students

Welcome to Friends University
Learn about Friends University, where you can be an international student without being a foreign student.

You can choose your field of studies from more than 40 majors and 30 minors at Friends University. Click the Programs of Study button to find out about what programs are offered.

Many international students have chosen Friends University because of our friendly campus community. Classes are typically small and comfortable. We will call you by your first name and will give you the kind of personal attention you need as an international student when you need it on campus.

Scholarship (undergraduate students in Wichita only)
Friends University offers international students many scholarship opportunities, including:

  • Fifty percent tuition scholarship (applicable to all international students on F-1 visa), or
  • Academic scholarship,
  • Performance scholarship,
  • International student scholarship.

Friends University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. For more information, click here.

Ready to apply?
The non-refundable international application fee is US$50.

Click here to learn more about applying.

NOTE: Friends University online programs currently do not accept international students who are not physically present in the United States. For more information, contact us.

Click here for more information if you are a new or transfer international student.

Undergraduate: 316-295-5100
Graduate and adult education: 316-295-5300

EducationUSA centers are the U.S. State Department's network of over 400 advising centers in 170 countries designed to assist local students find the appropriate college or university in the United States. Click on the link below to find your center.


Friends University has partnered with peerTransfer in order to streamline the process of international payments. peerTransfer allows you to pay securely from any country and any bank, generally in your home currency. By making your payment with peerTransfer you can

  • Track your payments from start to finish
  • Save on bank fees and exchange rates
  • Contact their multilingual customer support team with any questions, day or night

To get started, click or go to: to begin the payment process. If you have questions about making an international payment, visit