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  • Locations: Tampa, United States
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year (Fall - Spring)
  • Eligibility: Non- applicants only
  • Budget Sheets:: Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2024 10/01/2023
**
Rolling Admission 01/04/2024 05/02/2024
Fall 2024 04/01/2024 ** Rolling Admission 08/22/2024 12/12/2024
Year (Fall - Spring) 2024-2025 04/01/2024 ** Rolling Admission 08/22/2024 05/08/2025

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Program Description:
Incoming Exchange Students

 

 

Overview


If you are interested in applying to be an exchange student, the first step is to visit the International Office at your home university.

  • Students applying for the exchange program must apply through their home university's exchange coordinator to begin the process.
  • USF requires an official nomination from your home university to admitted as an exchange student.
  • You may not apply independently of your university for the exchange program.


How to Apply
Students will receive an application link after they have been nominated by their home institution. Students will upload the below as part of their application.

  • Signed passport copy
  • Most recent university transcripts 
  • Personal statement for applying to the program: 500 words or less.
  • Language proficiency exam results


Language Requirement 
Students whose university degree program language of instruction is not English must submit proof of language proficiency. Scores are valid for two years from the original date of examination. Exchange students must attain the following minimum scores.

  • TOEFL: 79 iBT
  • ILETS: 6.5
  • Duolingo: 110


Post Acceptance Requirements

  • Health History and Immunization Form: Students will need to submit this form to Student Health Services directly for review and approval.
  • Proof of Insurance Enrollment: Students under a J visa are required to carry health insurance that meets the minimum coverage requirements per Florida Board of Governor's Regulation 6.009 and USF Regulation 6.0162
  • Course Requests: Education Abroad will email regarding class selection requests. Students are required to submit 8-12 classes. USF cannot guarantee placement in your first choice.
Education Abroad hosts a pre-arrival information session to help students navigate the requirements for immunization and insurance compliance.