International Students

Did you know...

It only takes about one hour to travel to New York City by train from our beautiful Oakdale campus.

Welcome to Dowling College!


We are delighted that you have chosen to continue your education at Dowling College. If you are accepted, you will be joining international students from more than 40 countries.  Here, you will find friends, colleagues and professors with connections not only in the USA but all over the world, helping you open doors to the future you are dreaming about.

With New York easily accessible by car, train or bus, you will soon discover that you can enjoy the advantages of this world class, culturally vibrant city while living and studying in the suburbs of Long Island with its many recreational areas, including world-famous beaches and major shopping malls. You will also find that our campus is safe and its riverside location is stunning – see the photos on our home page

Dowling College is committed to you. With our wide range of majors and minors, our small class sizes and our individual academic faculty advisers, we have created an environment for you to attain your full academic potential while developing close and lasting relationships.

We look forward to welcoming you to our College.
Best wishes,
The International Admissions team