Student Permit

Admissions → Immigration

Upon arrival in Anguilla, students must provide the following documents as part of the application process for their student permit.

  • Completed Application Form: A duly filled application form containing accurate and up-to-date information.
  • Receipt of Payment: A proof of payment for the non-refundable application fee.
  • Notarized Copy of Visa: An officially notarized copy of the visa must be submitted.
  • Passport-size Photographs: Recent passport-sized photographs meeting the specified requirements (jpeg format).
  • Scanned Passport Page Picture: A scanned colorful copy of the passport.
  • Health Certificate: A health clearance certificate issued by a recognized health authority, demonstrating the applicant's fitness for travel and stay. The medical certificate must be obtained within six months prior to the date of application, with Doctor's signature/Institution’s stamp affixed
  • Health Insurance: Proof of valid health insurance coverage for the entire duration of the stay.
  • Proof of Sufficient Funds: Documents demonstrating that a student possesses enough financial resources to cover tuition fees, living expenses, and other costs during stay (at least $2,000 USD per month for a minimum of 6 months total - $12,000 USD). Letter from Parent indicating that they will support the student financially while studying in Anguilla.
  • Criminal Background Check: A police clearance certificate or a criminal background check from students’ home country, provided for the five years prior to the application date.
  • Letter of Recommendations: Two references from non-family members.
  • Letter of Acceptance: An official letter of acceptance from University confirming enrollment in a specific course or program.

Applicants should take note of the following fees associated with the student permit process:

  • Application Fee: A non-refundable application fee of EC$270 is required upon submission of the application.
  • Student Permit Issuance: Upon approval of the student permit application, applicants are required to remit a non-refundable fee of US$100.00 before the issuance of the Student Permit.
  • Permit Duration: The granted period of the Student Permit does not exceed 3 years.

The Student Office offers informative assistance to students throughout their application process for student permits.