b"If the student would like to have credit applied towards a degree at MGCCC, the evaluation service* must provide course comparisons for the appropriate courses. Results should be mailed directly to the Office of Admissions at the appropriate campus. This process will take four to six weeks and the college must receive the evaluation prior to the four week admissions deadline. Transfer credit from a foreign institution will be considered for acceptance if a course-by-course evaluation is obtained from an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). NACES identifies foreign colleges/universities meeting the highest standards for accreditation in their countries.You can find an approved Credentialing Agency by visiting NACES. *The evaluation service is at the expense of the student. 5.Submit Your US College Transcript(s) if applicable Submit official transcripts from regionally accredited colleges or universities (if applicable). Applicants who have completed 12 or more semester hours of college level from regionally accredited colleges or universities are required to submit only their United States transcripts. 6.Submit Your Passport Provide a copy of your passport with an effective date through the first six months of enrollment. 7.Submit Affidavit of Support Download the Affidavit of Support form below. This form must be notarized at a bank (or attach an official signed bank letter), indicating available American funds sufficient for tuition, transportation, and room and board for at least the first year of the student's enrollment. ($14,590.00 US Dollars) Download the Affidavit of Support Form 8.Apply for Housing Student housing is only available on the Perkinston Campus. To secure campus housing at the Perkinston Campus, complete the online housing application and submit a $50.00 application fee. Residence hall rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note that residence halls are closed during college scheduled breaks and holidays. Students will not be allowed to remain in campus housing during these times and must make their own housing arrangements for scheduled breaks and holidays. 9.Schedule an Interview Prior to acceptance, applicants must schedule an interview with the campus DSO and/or selected instructors to determine the student's ability to perform in the chosen field of study.10.Pay the 1-901 SEVIS Fee All international students applying for F-1 status are required to pay the SEVIS 1-901 Fee. This is separate from visa fees and school SEVIS administration fees. Payment is accepted on FMJFEE's website. 11.Your Form I-20 Upon meeting the international admission requirements, the Admissions Office will mail you a copy of the Form I-20. This is a very important document that designates your eligibility for nonimmigrant student status at MGCCC. 12.Apply for a Nonimmigrant Visa Complete the online visa application (don't forget a photo of yourself in the correct format) and schedule an interview with a consular officer at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate where you live. You must present the Form I-20 to the consular officer at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate when you attend your visa interview. Please consult the instructions on the embassy or consulate website. Wait times for appointments vary, so apply early! 13.Submit scores for course placement For course placement purposes, all freshmen must submit ACT scores or take the Accuplacer. 14.Transfer Students If you are an F-1 student transferring to MGCCC from another SEVIS approved US institution, you must meet all admission requirements listed above prior to acceptance and new I-20 being generated. You must be in legal status as an F-1 student and transfer in to the next available start term.If the transfer does not 27"