Antigua does not require an entry visa for U.S. or Canadian citizens. Please check with the for visa requirements if you are a citizen of another country北京福利彩票.
We will email you an immigration letter once you complete the Student Travel Form on the app portal. Please print out the immigration letter and carry it with you, along with your passport and acceptance letter when you arrive at V.C. Bird International Airport in Antigua.
For more information on student visas and immigration requirements, please visit .
Students who plan to bring their spouses to Antigua are required to bring their notarized marriage license certificates with them. This document may need to be presented to the Immigration Department to procure visas or extend a stay in Antigua.
Non-residents who wish to work in Antigua require work permits. AUA does not hire spouses or family members of students to work on campus or in housing facilities.
If you wish to rent a vehicle, you will need to present a valid foreign driver’s license to the authorities and purchase a temporary local license at a cost of ECD $50/USD $20. International driver’s licenses are NOT valid. See the Living in Antigua section for more information.
To enter Antigua, it is necessary to have a round-trip ticket. The sooner you make your airline reservations, the less expensive your ticket may be.
There are direct flights from the US to Antigua out of Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy, Toronto Pearson, and London Gatwick airports.
The carriers with the most frequent service to Antigua are American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, and United Airlines.
The following airlines currently serve Antigua:
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Make sure all your bags are labeled with your name, flight destination, and campus address. Check with your airline prior to departure regarding baggage restrictions. Most international air carriers limit you to two pieces of checked luggage, one carry-on, and one personal bag, but be sure to confirm this directly with the airline. A fee may be imposed if you exceed the size and weight limits given.
If your luggage exceeds the airline’s allowance, you might consider using air cargo as an alternative. You can ship extra belongings via airfreight or mail.
When sending any belongings or possessions to Antigua, please make certain you contact the shipping company to obtain shipping specifications. You will need a complete, written inventory of every item you are shipping to Antigua along with an original invoice of all new purchases or a document listing the estimated value of personal belongings to present to Antiguan customs officials. You do not need this information for carry-on items.
To facilitate transport, ship items to the address below:
American University of Antigua College of Medicine
ATTN: [Student’s Full Name]
Jabberwock Beach Road
P.O. Box W-1451
Please note that with the need to cover duties and customs broker fees, it is usually more affordable to buy what you need on the island.
The Canada Student Loans Program (CSLP) offers loans, grants, and repayment assistance to full-time and part-time students seeking postsecondary education.
Look here for more information on the
Login Username: AUA Student ID
Login Password: Last name (First letter UPPER case) + last four digits of student ID
Example: John Smith ID 123456, password=Smith3456
For IFT, click on Pay in the Payment Center Box, then click on Checkout, choose “Foreign Currency” and follow the prompts.