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New International Student Enrollment Checklist


  • Access your acceptance letter at bunker.hobsonsradius.com/ssc/zx670mkk0x6G0x670G3O.ssc
  • Visit the Assessment website bhcc.edu/assessment to determine if you need to test. If yes, use the resources on the website to prepare.
  • If you have earned college/university credits and would like to transfer them towards your BHCC degree/certificate, please see the Transfer Office web site at bhcc.edu/transfer
  • Review the information about payment methods and deadlines at bhcc.edu/studentpayment
    • You are expected to pay for one semester of tuition and health insurance when you arrive. Estimated costs are:
    • Summer Tuition: $2,352
    • Fall Tuition: $4,704 + Health insurance for one year ~$2,000 = Total ~$6,704
    • Spring Tuition: $4,704 + Health insurance for one semester ~$1,200 = Total ~$5,904
    • (Costs are estimated based on full time enrollment and subject to change)
  • Arrival in Boston – We recommend for you to arrive in Boston two weeks before the start of the semester to allow enough time for class registration and for you to settle in.
  • Housing – Make sure to arrange for housing before departing your home country. For more information visit bhcc.edu/internationalcenter/practicalmatters/


  • If you are required to, but have not yet done so, complete the College Placement Test bhcc.edu/assessment
  • All new international students must attend:
    1. Advising and Registration Session. At this orientation you will met with an academic advisor and register for classes.
    2. New Student Day.  For information on Advising and Registration Session and New Student Day please see bhcc.edu/orientation
    3. Mandatory Immigration Check-in Session. You will receive an email with an invitation for you to sign up.
  • Be ready to pay for your courses by the deadline. Visit bhcc.edu/studentpayment for deadlines.
    • Pay in full at your myBHCC account and select pay on my account; or
    • Create a BHCC automatic payment plan online on your myBHCC account (first payment due at time of plan creation plus a $35 non-refundable enrollment fee); or
    • Submit a third party commitment or sponsorship letter to the Student Central Office; or
    • Pay via international wire transfer, see bhcc.edu/internationalpayments.  If you choose this option, you must start the process before leaving your country. Please email us at international@bhcc.mass.edu with the receipt confirmation of your transfer.
  • You must purchase BHCC-sponsored student health insurance. To learn more, visit the insurance page bhcc.edu/healthinsurance
  • Submit proof of immunization to Student Central




We look forward to seeing you on campus.