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Official English language documents are required.  If the institution attended issues documents in English, third-party translations cannot be considered official academic records.  English translations must bear the original stamp of the institution attended or certified translator and be submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the appropriate authority. 

Students enrolled at international high schools should refer to the requirements for the country in which their high school’s curriculum is recognized.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at iss@umsl.edu.

Please Select the Country Where You Studied


Bahrain

Kuwait

Saudi Arabia

Iran

Lebanon

Syria

Iraq

Oman

United Arab Emirates

Israel

Palestinian National Authority

Yemen

Jordan

Qatar


Bahrain
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the institution attended.  Each page must bear the university’s stamp or seal.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Secondary School General Certificate examination results issued in English by the Ministry of Education Examination Directorate.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education Examination Directorate, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or the Ministry of Education Examination Directorate.

Iran 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued by the institution attended.  Select universities may issue documents in English. For all others, official English translations are required.  Each page must bear the university’s stamp or seal.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Academic transcript and graduation certificate issued by the institution attended.  Official English translations are required for all foreign language documents.  Each page must bear the institution’s stamp or seal.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution attended, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended.

Iraq 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Note to Higher Committee for Education Development in Iraq (HCED) scholarship recipients:  Please have your dossier sent directly to UMSL by HCED.

Secondary Education

Baccalaureate Examination Certificate issued in English by the Ministry of Education.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or the Ministry of Education.

Israel
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Teudat Bagrut examination results issued by the institution attended.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the high school, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the high school.

Jordan 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Examination results for the General Secondary Education Certificate issued in English by the Ministry of Education Department of Examinations.  Documents must be: [1] sent directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education Department of Examinations, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the high school attended or the Ministry of Education Department of Examinations.

Kuwait 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Note to Gulf University for Science & Technology (GUST) students:  UMSL and GUST have a strategic partnership.  For further information, please contact iss@umsl.edu.

Secondary Education

General Secondary Education Certificate examination results issued in English by the Ministry of Education.  Documents must be [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or the Ministry of Education.

Lebanon 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued by the institution attended.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the high school, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the high school.

Oman 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Note to Modern College of Business & Science students:  UMSL and the Modern College of Business & Science have a strategic partnership.  For further information, please contact iss@umsl.edu.

Secondary Education

Secondary School Leaving Certificate examination results issued in English by the Ministry of Education.  Documents must be [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or the Ministry of Education

Palestinian National Authority
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in by the institution attended.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued by the institution attended.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the high school, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the high school.

Qatar 
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degree certificates issued in English by the university.  Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

General Secondary Education Certificate examination results issued in English by the Ministry of Education.  Documents must be [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or the Ministry of Education.

Saudi Arabia 
Higher Education

Official academic transcripts and official copy of diploma issued in English by the University. Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar. Third party translations cannot be considered official academic records.

Secondary Education

Examination results issued in English by the Ministry of Education [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or by the Ministry of Education. Third party translations cannot be considered official academic records.

Technical Education

Secondary school transcripts are required for students who have completed a technical diploma or certificate and have not attended at least one year of university.  These degrees include:

In general, courses completed as part of a technical diploma or certificate are classified as “unaccepted” for transfer credit. “Unaccepted” transfer courses will not satisfy degree requirements and do not count towards an UMSL degree in any way.

Syria 

Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degrees certificates issued by the University. Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

General Secondary Education Certificate examination results issued by the Ministry of Education [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or by the Ministry of Education.

United Arab Emirates

Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degrees certificates issued in English by the University. Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

General Secondary Education Certificate examination results issued by the Ministry of Education [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or by the Ministry of Education.

Yemen
Higher Education

Academic transcripts and degrees certificates issued in English by the University. Documents must be: [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the institution, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the University Registrar.

Secondary Education

General Secondary Education Certificate examination results issued by the Ministry of Education [1] mailed directly to UMSL by the Ministry of Education, or [2] submitted in a sealed envelope that has been stamped by the institution attended or by the Ministry of Education.