Prospective International Students
Interested in becoming a student at Hampden-Sydney? Apply now!
Visit the Study in Viginia Website to find out what it is like to live and go to school in Virginia.
Visit the Study in the States Website to guide you through the process of becoming a student in the United States.
New International Students
Welcome! We look forward to meeting you soon. We want to help you make a smooth transition to studying in the United States, so please do not hesitate to contact us with your questions.
Both the International Student Orientation and New Student Orientation are mandatory for all new International students. The International Student Orientation begins two days earlier than the orientation for all new students and is designed to address concerns specific to International students. During these two days, the College will provide you with important information about maintaining your visa status, campus employment oppotunities, and other issues related to living and studying at Hampden-Sydney College.
Department of State, Visas
Questions about the visa process at Hampden-Sydney?
Contact the Director of Global Education:
Please read the International Student Handbook before arriving on campus.
Current International Students
You have joined an elite group of men to study at this highly-ranked institution. Founded in 1775, the College is rich in history and heritage and is the 10th oldest college in the United States. We hope that you enjoy your time here. This site is set up to help you obtain information about international student on-campus activities and groups, student visas, employment and other immigration issues and policies.
For comprehensive information about being an International Student at Hampden-Sydney college, please refer to the International Student Handbook.