The BASIS Independent Schools International Student Program offers a dynamic and rigorous American educational experience for F-1 international students who wish to earn a high school diploma in the United States. The program offers students the internationally benchmarked and nationally ranked BASIS Curriculum and opportunity for cultural immersion in some of the most dynamic cities in the United States.

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International Student Program (available at BASIS Independent Manhattan Upper for Grades 8 – 10)

Please use Google Chrome or Firefox and make sure JavaScript is enabled. International students requiring an F-1 Visa must select the International Application Cycle within the application to be reviewed for admission. In the application, the applicant will be asked to upload a scanned copy of your passport bio page. The applicant will also be asked to answer a few short essay questions. Please have the necessary documents ready in order to successfully submit the application. Please also reference the International Student Program Checklist below for all the materials you will need to complete your application.