Go Far as an International Student at Salem College

Do you consider yourself a global citizen? Would you like to join a network of women that spans generations, cultures, borders, and oceans? At Salem College, we welcome young women of integrity, drive, and intellect who seek to influence the world around them. If you hear the call to pursue excellence and make a difference, near or far, we invite you to apply to our renowned women’s college in Winston-Salem.

Enjoy Salem College as an International Student in Winston-Salem, NC

Situated in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and only a few hours’ drive to the beach, Salem College’s location in the Piedmont region of North Carolina makes us an attractive new home for ocean lovers and mountaineers alike. The city in which our campus is based, Winston-Salem, combines elegant modernity with a passion for historical and cultural preservation. Known as the City of Arts and Innovation, it features a rich and vibrant downtown, complete with art galleries, boutiques, and an indie movie theater.

Special Services for International Students

To ensure that the focus of your time at Salem College is on rewarding learning and fun extracurricular activities — and not spent stressing over details concerning visa documentation, etc. — the Office of International Student Services will work with you to arrange everything from your F-1 visa status to setting up cultural and social events. Your health and safety are also of paramount importance to us. Between our excellent Department of Health and Counseling Services and the College's Department of Public Safety, which is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, we provide you with the comfort and peace of mind you need to excel.

Begin Your Application to Salem College

Take the next step toward your future as an international student — apply to Salem College today! We encourage you to explore our departments and programs to discover the courses of study that we offer. You can begin your application using one of the methods listed below:

Contact Our Admissions Office with Questions 

Whether you’re interested in scheduling a visit, have questions about the application process, or simply want to learn about life on our beautiful campus, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us by calling 1-800-32-SALEM or emailing admissions@salem.edu. A member of our admissions staff will be more than happy to speak with you about these topics and more.

Salem College is proud to include students of all backgrounds and experiences, and has a long history of hosting students from outside the US.