International Students

The NYFA International Community

NYFA strives to make education in the visual arts accessible to the most diverse, international, and broadest spectrum of students. With students from over 160 countries and a student body that is almost 50% international, NYFA students make up a unique, close-knit global community of aspiring visual storytellers. The International Student Office is here to assist students from outside the United States in studying at NYFA’s campuses in Los Angeles, New York City, and South Beach, Florida. To learn more about applying for visas and getting an I-20, please visit these resources or request more information today.

Resources and Information

Diversity at NYFA

Student Visas

Financial Assistance



Contact Us

All inquiries regarding studying at NYFA as an international student should be referred to:

International Student Office
Phone: 212-966-3488

New York Film Academy is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.