International students are welcome at The First Academy. Students must have a F1 Visa, F2 Visa, or be a dependent on a parent’s Visa. Visitor Visas such as B1 and B2 are NOT accepted. Additionally, all students must be fluent at speaking, reading and writing English.

Upon enrollment, the following annual expenses must be paid in full: The First Academy Tuition, the International Fee, and Student Activity Fee(s). The International Fee is $3,500. International Students are not eligible for tuition assistance nor payment plans.

International Applicants

Non-Chinese international applicants should follow these application instructions. International students should expect to meet standard applicant admissions criteria.

Chinese Applicants

The First Academy partners with Three W International to provide comprehensive international student enrollment management to students from China.  Together, we are able to provide unparalleled support and service to our international students, from general admissions to post-arrival and beyond.  If you are an international Chinese student interested in applying to The First Academy, please contact Three W International at

【学校名称】与3W国际公司合作,为来自中国【巴西及越南】的学生提供综合的国际学生招生管理服务。同时,我们能够为国际学生提供从招生到抵美接机等无以伦比的支持与服务。如果您是对该校【学校名称】感兴趣的国际学生,请登录3W国际公司网站 .
You may also contact our Designated International Admissions Liaison, Ms. Sabrina Washington, at the email address below:
您也可以联系我们的国际招生联络官Sabrina Washington女士,邮箱地址如下

Ms. Sabrina Washington
Designated Admissions Liaison

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