In addition to the requirements listed on the graduate assistantship details page international students must also present proof competence in spoken English in the form of an acceptable TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) score. The required scores are as follows: a minimum of 550 on the paper based TOEFL, a minimum of 213 on the computer based TOEFL, a minimum of 79 on the iBT TOEFL, or a minimum of 6.5 on the IELTS.
There are also important tax implications which international graduate assistants must consider:
Therefore, you MUST:
David Lewis Tax Compliance Accountant Office of the Controller Wetherby Admin Bldg Telephone: 270-745-6508, 5-5859 (on campus)