Learn More About the International Student Program at Premier Volvo Cars Overland Park

Here at Premier Volvo Cars Overland Park, our team members understand that there are quite a few international students living in Overland Park, Lawrence, Olathe, Lenexa and Kansas City. With this in mind, our team takes great pride in being able to provide these students with the opportunity to lease a new Volvo throughout the length of their stay. Interested in learning more about this advantageous program? Then we invite you to read on below...


Premier Volvo Cars Overland Park

7891 Metcalf Avenue
Directions Overland Park, KS 66204

  • SALES: 913-766-8110
  • Service: (913) 766-8199
  • Parts: (913) 766-8131

Step 1
Verify your eligibility

Make sure you have your driver's license, U.S. school enrollment letter, and valid passport from participating countries.*

International Student Program Document Details
International Driver's License or equivalent
States will accept international and/or foreign driver's licenses when accompanied by a valid passport document. The foreign student driver should however be required to also secure a valid International Drivers Permit from their home country before coming to U.S. as an additional form of validation. The foreign student does however bear the responsibility of verifying state specific DMV guidelines as to duration these documents will suffice as valid forms in compliance with their specific state. If required by local state jurisdiction they need to engage with the DMV to secure a local state of residence license. The students "Designated School Official" that would validate their enrollment in a qualified institution for Visa purposes would be their source guide for local compliance with DMV any many other areas dealing with living in U.S. and maintaining Visa compliance.

Proof of college enrollment status and date enrolled

The Dept. of Homeland Security guidelines for those in this country on student Visa's is to maintain a valid Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) filing, which is their sponsoring educational institution's "Designated School Official" entering the students compliance with enrollment etc. in the SEVIS system.

Proof of OFAC and passport validity
The lessee must have a valid passport from the Lessee's country of residence and such passport has not been issued from any of the following countries and regions: Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria and any country or region that is or becomes the subject of comprehensive economic or financial sanctions or general trade embargoes imposed, administered or enforced from time to time by any of the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the U.S. Department of State, the United Nations Security Council, the European Union and Her Majesty's Treasury of the United Kingdom.

Step 2
Locate a dealer

Find a dealer near you. If unsure about your local ZIP code, use your university's.

Step 3
Select your vehicle

Choose any eligible vehicle from current dealer stock.


Step 4
Submit required documentation at the dealer

Once your Volvo Car Financial Services Lease application and eligibility documents are approved, discuss mileage plans and make your one-time payment.

You will be allowed to choose the mileage plan that will best suit your needs prior to signing the agreement with your authorized Volvo dealer.  The standard mileage allotment is 15,000 miles a year, however, the mileage plans can range from as few as 10,000 miles a year up to 30,000 miles per year.

You have two options to pay for extra mileage usage on your new Volvo:
  • If you plan on exceeding the mileage limit on the standard 15,000 mile per year agreement, you may pay for additional mileage for $.20 per mile.  If you decide to pay for additional mileage up front, and do not use it, you will not be refunded for the unused mileage. Note: This option is not available on the 10,000 mile per year agreement.
  • If you exceed the mileage terms of your lease, you will be responsible to pay for the additional mileage at the end of the agreement term for $.25 per mile.


Step 5
Enjoy your new Volvo

Work with your dealer to schedule delivery.

Step 6
Turn in your car

At the end of your term, turn your car into your local Volvo dealer without any hassle.

Program Benefits

One-Time Payment
You have plenty to worry about, but car payments shouldn't be one of those things. With One-Time Payment, you make one easy, upfront payment for the duration of the term,**  so you only pay for the portion of the car that you use. 

U.S. Credit History Not Required
Being an international student with no credit can be hard. With just a few simple eligibility requirements, this program puts you in the driver's seat of a new car without having U.S. credit history.

Maintenance & Insurance Included

Peace of mind is a wonderful thing, especially while in school. That's why this program includes standard factory scheduled maintenance and industry-leading insurance.***

Simple Vehicle Return at End of Term
Spend your graduation celebrating, not selling your car. Once your lease term ends, just return the car to your nearest Volvo dealer. No hassles.

Drive a Brand New Volvo
Enjoy the new car smell. With a vast selection of eligible vehicles, enjoy all the latest in technology, design, safety and more in a new Volvo.


More About the Program

  • International Driving Permit and foreign driver's license or equivalent required
  • Copy of valid Student Visa (F or M)
  • Proof of college enrollment status and date enrolled
  • Proof of clear OFAC

Current model year vehicles available from dealer stock
Mileage plan will be determined at the dealer

Automotive liability and physical damage insurance*** included in program
Coverage provided by Hub International Northeast, Ltd. Click to download brochure
Program includes standard factory-scheduled maintenance for 3 years or up to 36,000 miles. For students who intend to drive more than 36,000 miles, additional maintenance coverage is available for peace of mind

Post Delivery Responsibilities
  • Annual vehicle registration and inspection
  • Vehicle turn-in to dealer at end of term
  • Participant may be subject to penalties for excess wear and use damage
  • Participants in certain states will be subject to personal property taxes