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International students

Full undergraduate degree program

Submit the following documentation at the Office for New Students:

  • Duly completed and signed application for admission. Download PDF application

  • A copy of birth certificate, issued in the current year.

  • Certificate or transcripts from the grades 7th through 12th .*

  • Transcript from college or university.*

  • High school diploma.*

  • A copy of your CURP.

  • Four recent black-and-white photographs (3 X 2.5 cm / 1 ¼” X 1”), no snapshots, with your name on the back.

  • Two letters of recommendation from foreign faculty members.

  • Letter of good standing and medical certificate (applies for Puerto Rico only).

  • Letter of no criminal record.

  • A copy of FM3 Immigration Form.

Additionally, you must take and pass the entrance examination, the College Board Academic Aptitude Test (PAA) of the College Board (we accept proof of results from other institutions for both the PAA and the SAT).

*These documents should be certified by the Department of Higher Education or bear an apostille from the Department of Certifications from the government of the state where you pursued your studies.​


Send in the following documentation:

  • A copy of your passport.
  • Application for admission.

  • A copy of your undergraduate grade report to date, certified by your university.

  • Two letters of academic recommendation from faculty members, certified by your university’s student exchange office.

  • Proof of Major Medical Insurance covering your entire stay in Mexico. UDEM offers this insurance to all its students. You can request it at the Center for Information Services and Student Services (CIAA), upon your arrival.

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Hilde González Sánchez
Director of International Students and Scholar Services
+52 (81) 8215-1397
[email protected]    

Julia García 
International Student Advisor
+52 (81) 8215-1497
[email protected]  

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