Our students bring a world of cultures to our East Tennessee campus. We are a diverse campus community where students represent more than 45 nations. Our 14:1 student to faculty ratio means you will thrive in a nurturing, safe academic community.
Additionally, our international Global Education programs offer many cultural activities to keep you engaged.
Carson-Newman University is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students.
The Office of International Student Services provides services and plans activities and co-curricular programs for international students. Some of the services provided by this office are: airport service at the beginning and end of each semester, assistance with checking into campus housing, international student orientation, assistance with opening bank accounts, periodic shopping, and assistance integrating into the university community. When available, information about opportunities for home-stays during school holidays will be available for students. For more information, contact Bevan Brown.
Assistant Director of Center for Global Education
Center for Global Education
1531 Russell Ave.
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Carson-Newman University through its Global Education program works to strengthen the international and intercultural dimensions of the campus through a diverse range of curricular and co-curricular programs. Central to the mission of the University, the Center for Global Education provides enhanced programming that is committed to the Christian values of servanthood, leadership training, and global outreach.
In order to be evaluated for admission to an International Undergraduate program, the following documents are required. Please email Ms. Nilma Stewart, Director of International Admissions, at email@example.com if you have any questions. Documents can be submitted individually and we understand that the documents relating to visa eligibility take additional time to compile. Please contact Ms. Stewart for guidance.
If you are admitted, please submit the $200.00 enrollment fee through your application status portal at admissions.cn.edu/status
This school is authorized by Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students.
In order to be evaluated for admission to an International Graduate program, the following documents are required. Please email Ms. Nilma Stewart, Director of International Admissions, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Documents can be submitted individually and we understand that the documents relating to visa eligibility take additional time to compile. Please contact Ms. Stewart for guidance.
If you are admitted, please submit the $500.00 enrollment fee through your application status portal at admissions.cn.edu/status
International Student Handbook
International student health insurance is mandatory. This amount will be charged to the student’s account one-half in the fall semester and the other half in the spring semester. For more information, contact the Center for Global Education.
LewerMark, a provider of health and accident insurance to international students, provides all International Students with coverage at Carson-Newman. Your student account will be billed each semester for your coverage. Your insurance card will be provided by the Center for Global Education. For information on LewerMark, click here. To return to Carson-Newman’s website, simply close the LewerMark window.
LewerMark Administrative Guide
The mission of the C-N International Club is to bring together students from a variety of cultural backgrounds in order to raise multicultural awareness and encourage friendship in a global setting. The Club is a student-led group that seeks to encourage interaction between international and American students by organizing a variety of fun and interactive events that both highlight and celebrate the different nations represented on campus.
Follow us on Instagram (@cnuinternationalclub) to see event announcements. Email email@example.com for more information or to become an active member.
Carson-Newman University International Students FAQ
Carson-Newman offers many merit-based academic and talent scholarships funded by private donors to the University. Click the link below for more details.