Muhlenberg College International Brochure 2018-2019

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about applying for admission to Muhlenberg College. We look forward to reading your application, learning about your interests and goals, and considering how Muhlenberg can help you achieve your full intellectual and personal potential.

How to Apply

We consider every application carefully, and within a “whole person” context. Every application is important, because every member of our community contributes to our special culture of diversity, curiosity, and connectedness.

International Student Application Checklist:

  • ­­Common ­Application
  • ­­One TOEFL, IELTS, SAT, or ACT test score, more than one test score or test type can be submitted. (TOEFL minimum 80, IELTS minimum 6.5)
  • ­­Official translated ­transcript ­from secondary school
  • ­­School report with a counselor recommendation
  • ­­One­ teacher ­evaluation from a core academic subject
  • A copy of your passport photo page

International Students, school counselors, school officials can submit Admission documents via email: international@muhlenberg.edu


Admissions Deadlines

Early Decision I

  • November 15, 2018 Application Deadline

Early Decision II

  • February 1, 2019 Application Deadline

Regular Decision

  • February 1, 2019 Application Deadline 

*Note that Regular Decision Applications can be converted to Early Decision after the February 1 Application Deadline. Please contact international@muhlenberg.edu if this is of interest to you.


Students outside of Haas

Muhlenberg College Reporting Codes

SAT: 2424

ACT: 3640

TOEFL: 2424

IELTS: Contact testing center directly to submit scores.

Admissions Interviews

Interviews are highly encouraged for incoming freshman applicants, but not required. Our staff utilizes Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp, and WeChat to conduct interviews online. Interviews are also available in person when our staff is traveling in your area, or during a campus visit. Interviews are required for transfer students and for students interested in applying to one of Muhlenberg’s cooperative programs. To arrange an interview, please contact international@muhlenberg.edu.



Scholarships and Proof of Funding 

To be considered for merit scholarships, applicants must submit an official­ SAT ­or ­ACT­ score. Interviews are also highly recommended for the merit scholarship review process. A Certification of Finances Form must be submitted to international@muhlenberg.edu in order for the scholarship review process to begin. Scholarships are provided to qualified applicants at the same time their admissions decision is given.

International applicants are mandated by the United States government to prove their ability to meet their financial obligations for one year of attendance at Muhlenberg College. A Certification of Finances Form must be submitted to international@muhlenberg.edu in order to receive an I-20.


International Admissions Office 
2400 Chew St. 
Allentown, PA 18104 


Contact Information
+1 484-664-3200


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If you have any questions about the application requirements for international applicants, please contact international@muhlenberg.edu or +1 484-664-3212.