Immigrant and Freely Associated State (FAS) Students

Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) fosters the learning and development of international students to enable the achievement of their academic, professional, and personal goals and objectives by advocating for their unique needs, providing prompt and accurate support services, and supporting an environment conducive to international education and intercultural awareness.

Tuition/Fees

In-State


$110

per credit hour

Out-of-State


$217

per credit hour

Important Information

  • In-state tuition is available after 6 months of residency in the state of Kansas.
  • The KCKCC Board of Trustees has the right to change tuition and fee costs without notice.
  • Tuition and fees must be paid at the time of enrollment.

Unless otherwise noted below, please submit all application requirements to:

Kansas City Kansas Community College
Admissions Office
7250 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66112
U.S.A.

Application Requirements

Step 1: Fill Out Application


Fill out online application.

Step 2: Submit government issued evidence of your immigrant or FAS status


  • Immigrants
    • Permanent Resident
      • Color copy of the front and back of your Permanent Resident card (‘Green Card’)

        OR

      • Color copy of the Immigrant Visa stamp in your passport with an “Upon endorsement serves as temporary I-551 evidencing Permanent Residence for 1 year” annotation at the bottom and a color copy of the Admission Stamp in your passport
    • Refugee
      • Color copy of the U.S. Department of State admission approval letter with Customs and Border Protection’s Refugee Admission Stamp
    • Asylee
      • Color copy of your I-797 Approval Notice granting Asylum

        OR

      • Color copy of the immigration judge’s orders showing that you were granted Asylum
  • Citizens of the Freely Associated States (FAS)
    • Color copy of the biographical page of your passport

Step 3: Submit Transcripts


Submit official high school / secondary school transcripts In the native language and accompanied by an official English translation.

Step 4: Submit Graduation / Exam Certificate


Submit official secondary school Leaving/Graduation/National Exam Certificate. In the native language and accompanied by an official English translation.

Information about West Africa

Applicants from:

  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Liberia
  • Nigeria
  • Sierra Leone

Official West African Secondary School Certificate Examination results (WASSCE) must be submitted directly the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) directly to Kansas City Kansas Community College.

(Applicants’ personal copies cannot be accepted.)

Information about Kenya

Official Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Statement Examination Results MUST be submitted directly from the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) directly to Kansas City Kansas Community College.

(Applicants’ personal copies cannot be accepted.)

Applicant Notes

  • All application materials and documents submitted for admission to Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) become the property of KCKCC; these materials and documents cannot be returned to the applicant.
  • Application requirements cannot be waived.
  • Submission of altered, falsified, or fraudulent application information and/or documents will result in the immediate denial of admission.
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