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An international student is someone who is required to obtain an F-1 visa to attend school in the USA. Fremont Christian School is authorized to enroll nonimmigrant international students. 

Read through the steps below for an overview on the application process. 
  • Step 1: To begin the Online Application process, Create an Account.  An email will be sent to activate the account.

  • Step 2: Log into your account and click the button: "Create A New Student Application" 

    • Apply for the Grade Level: *International. Selecting another grade level will result in accessing the incorrect application.

    • Once you have submitted the application, the documents and forms will be available under "Supplemental Application Forms." Please follow the directions in the forms to fill out correctly and how to submit it the Admissions Office. 

  • Step 3: After submitting an application for your child, you will be able to track the progress by opening up "Status" to view the application checklist. Blue checkmarks will appear next to the supplemental forms received and processed. 

  • Step 4: Once all supplemental documents are received, an Administrative Interview will be scheduled with your child's campus administrator. 

  • Step 5: The application file and interview notes will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee. A Decision Letter will be sent to the family by the Admissions Office, and additional information for finalizing your child's enrollment will be included with an acceptance letter. 

Any questions can be directed to the Admissions & Records Office: 510.744.2241 or


Click the link above to access the tuition and fee schedule for international students.

The timeline is dependent on the length of time it takes for all required documentation (application, recommendations, transcripts, test scores, and others) to be submitted to Fremont Christian School. 

Once an application file is complete, an interview will be scheduled at the earliest convenience for the family and FCS campus administrator. After the interview, the family will be contacted with a decision letter. 

An applicant must be at least 5 years old as of their FCS start date and must not older than 19 years of age at the time of their high school graduation.
English skills are evaluated during the application process through both written and verbal exercises. 
  • All students are subject to English proficiency testing. 
  • Placement in English Language Development (ELD) determined by Fremont Christian School Administration.

English skills test results, such as the TOEFL, IELTS, or others are not required for candidates applying to the FCS international program.

Please Note: FCS accepts new international applications Kindergarten through grade 11. International grade 12 applicants are not considered. 

Semester 1 applications are accepted through mid-July. Semester 2 applications are accepted through mid-November. An application received after these dates will be considered for the following semester or school year.

For additional information, email us at or call us at 510.744.2241.

Please include your name, grade level of interest, and questions in your email to the Admissions & Records Office. 

All requirements and required documents will be listed within the online application.

Fremont Christian School is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students. An international student requires an I-20 to obtain an F-1 study visa to attend school in the USA.

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