Help with university admission

The application process for North American universities can seem complex and long, but Study Group will guide and support you throughout the entire process. We are experts in dealing with Canadian and American university applications and can help you apply in a quick and simple way.

Why apply through the 'Universities in the USA & Canada' website?

Benefit

Through Study Group

Direct application to university 

EASIER 

No payment to apply.

Apply to three universities on one application form.

Expert guidance about which supporting documents you need.

Expert guidance on entry requirements.

Submit a complete application.
 

Pay an application fee for each university to which you apply.

Submit an application for each university to which you apply.

Determine which supporting documents you need.

Work out widely varying entry requirements. 

FASTER  A university offer within around two weeks of receipt of your complete application form and supporting documents.

Our close partnerships with each university mean we have the contacts to get your questions answered and fast track your paperwork.

If you are successful, you will need to wait an average of four months before you receive an offer.

Master's degree applications may take longer. 
NO IELTS OR TOEFL ENGLISH SCORE

If you do not meet a university’s English language requirements, you can join one of our on-campus English language programs or degree pathways for international students.

Many of our universities also accept the Password test or equivalent language level from one of the 18 global Embassy English centers.
 
You must have a minimum score from a recent official standardized English test (TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson, etc.) to prove your English proficiency.

* The exception is Long Island University Master's degree pathways (Graduate ESL Transition and Pre-MBA).

What extra guidance will Study Group provide?

Our professional enrollment counselors assess your academic qualifications, requirements, ambitions and budget and match you to the university and program which best suit your needs. We also offer expert advice on a personalized pathway to help you succeed.

When do you need to apply through Study Group?

You can apply at any time throughout the year. Applications through Study Group offer flexible dates. We can also assist with late applications.

What help is available before you get to the USA or Canada?

We will:

  • Provide documentation for your student visa application
  • Provide tips and guidance to support your visa application process
  • Arrange accommodation for undergraduate and English language program students. Options vary by university and may include on-campus, private, or homestay
  • Make sure you have full insurance coverage
  • Send you additional information to prepare you for arrival at your university

What help is available when you first arrive in North America?

We send you lots of information about life at university in the USA and Canada before you leave your home country. Our on-campus Student Success Manager and team of dedicated staff will give you all the help and support you need to settle into university life.

"I love the attention to small things at JMU. Just walking around, everything is so green and beautiful. You can tell that people really care about this campus and the students."

Lorenzo from Italy
International Business, James Madison University