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Financial Support

International applicants are required to certify that they have sufficient financial resources by submitting an Affidavit of Support with supporting evidence. This form provides evidence you will be able to cover the approximate cost of attending Austin Peay State University for 9 - 12 months, as well as support yourself during this time. This estimate does not include travel expenses. The fees listed on the form for "Living Expenses" are based on on-campus living.

Requirements for Financial Documentation:

Examples which ARE acceptable:

Examples which ARE NOT acceptable:

Affidavit of Support

The affidavit of financial support is a part of the I-20 and DS-2019 requirement; as such, your I-20 or DS-2019 cannot be issued until the form is on file.



If you have a dependent who will be included on your I-20, please add $4,000 per academic year for your spouse and $2,500 per academic year for each child. Spouses of F-1 visa holders are not permitted to work under any circumstances. Spouses of J-1 visa holders may obtain permission to work only for his or her and the children’s support.

Submitting Your Form

The affidavit of financial support and the supporting evidence must be dated within one year of the semester intake date. Documents older than one year are not accepted.

The form can be sent via email to admissions@apsu.edu.

Alternatively, this form can be mailed to the following address or fax number:

Austin Peay State University 
Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 4548
Clarksville, TN 37044

Fax: 001-931-221-7661

The form can be sent via email to gradadmissions@apsu.edu.

Alternatively, this form can be mailed to the following address:

Austin Peay State University 
Graduate Admissions
P.O. Box 4458
Clarksville, TN 37044