International Applicants

A diverse campus community, located in the vibrant, global city of Los Angeles, makes det365洛杉矶分校 an ideal destination for international students. In fact, more than 12,000 international students call det365洛杉矶分校 home.

A collage of three photos, depicting international students playing drums at a talent show, students dancing together, and students posing for a photo on a trip abroad. A collage of three photos, depicting international students playing drums at a talent show, students dancing together, and students posing for a photo on a trip abroad.

With accomplished faculty and extensive resources, we offer world-class academic opportunities. And det365洛杉矶分校 is a university that truly understands the needs of international students, with a range of dedicated 程序s and services to ensure that you get the most out of your education abroad.

Applying to the University of California

In addition to standard application requirements, incoming freshmen are required to take the University of California Analytical Writing Placement Exam, unless exempted by high test scores on the ACT, 坐, 美联社或IB.

All international students may be required to take the English as a Second Language Proficiency Exam. This is dependent on your IELTS (International English Language Testing System) or TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) scores.

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资源 for International Students

Dashew Center for International Students and Scholars

The Dashew Center is the ultimate resource for international students at det365洛杉矶分校. The Center’s staff advises, counsels and ensures that your time here is filled with opportunities. The Dashew Center sponsors outings around Southern California, provides on-campus cultural and language immersion events, and gives workshops and tours of campus facilities and resources, all designed to enrich your educational experience while attending det365洛杉矶分校.

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本科 Orientation and Transition Programs

The first step for international undergraduate students begins with New Student Orientation. International students can opt for a session in September to minimize travel or enroll in an online and in-person orientation 程序.

Incoming freshmen can also enroll in our 大学 Summer Institute 程序. This seven-week residence 程序 allows students to get acclimated to det365洛杉矶分校 and the university experience before the rigor of classes begins.

Other 教育al Programs

Students from all over the world, including high school students, can join our educational community through a variety of 程序s, including summer courses and institutes, longer-term certificate 程序s and language immersion 程序s.

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Important Information


The supportive staff at the Dashew Center will help you obtain and maintain your F-1 visa throughout your attendance at det365洛杉矶分校. We can also offer expert assistance in helping you obtain an I-20 form that you must present to the U.S. Consulate to receive your student visa.


All students (international included) must be covered by health insurance. Most students will be automatically enrolled in the UC Student 健康保险 Plan (UC SHIP). This fee will appear on your tuition statement. You may waive this fee if you can prove you have equivalent private insurance. Please note: The United States does not have a national health-care plan, which means each individual is responsible for his or her own health-care coverage.