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Undergraduate International Student Admissions

Eastern Connecticut State University is a premiere Liberal Arts University located in Willimantic, Connecticut on a beautiful, modern campus boasting small class sizes, strong relationships with faculty and staff and a friendly campus environment.

Eastern is ranked by U.S. News and World Report in the Top 25 Public Regional Universities in the North region, and is in the Top 100 Regional Universities in the North. Centrally located between Boston, MA and New York, NY with easy access to shopping, entertainment, outdoor activities, and transportation. Willimantic, CT is ranked as one of the Top 50 safest college towns in the USA.

How to Apply

International students must apply online using Eastern’s Online Application.

Term Start Dates:
Spring 2019: Apply and have all documents submitted by December 15, 2018.
Fall 2019: Apply and have all documents submitted by July 31, 2019.

Required documents:
Please send all official required documents to for expedited processing.
Click here for an Application Checklist to see all required application materials.

Still have questions?

Contact Ms. Taylor Hammond, Assistant Director of International Admissions
Call or Text: (860) 969-2147



Meet Eastern Students

Milyard Assefa ’19 Milyard Assefa ’19

Where was your internship? Bologna, Italy! I did research on the musculoskeletal system, orthopedics and hip replacement.
Hometown: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Jonas Bjornes ’18 Jonas Bjornes ’18

What are your plans after graduation? I am attending the London School of Economics.
Hometown: Kolvereid, Norway

Massiel Evans ’21 Massiel Evans ’21

Favorite Eastern Memory: Performing my first big leading role in one of the on-campus plays as a freshman!
Hometown: Nassau, The Bahamas

Omolayo Ajakaiye ’19 Omolayo Ajakaiye ’19

What are you involved in on campus? I’m part of Accounting Society and the Women in Business Club.
Hometown: Nigeria