International Partnership Agreements

Cooperative Agreement Partners

UWF currently has Cooperative Agreements (to exchange faculty and researchers) with:

Beijing Normal University, China

South China Normal University, China

Sichuan International Studies University, China

Taiyuan University of Technology, China

Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil

Jikei Group of Colleges, Japan - Coordinated by UWF Japan Center

Hoa Sen University, Vietnam

Institutions with Cooperative Agreements are not open for student exchange. 

Student Exchanges

The University of West Florida offers a variety of international exchange programs for students at the University. All Reciprocal Exchange Students enroll and pay UWF tuition and fees. Tuition and fees are waived at the host university, with all academic credit earned at the host institution being credited to UWF.

Students must apply through for exchange study.


UWF currently has student exchanges partnerships with the following instiutions: 

Partners in Europe
Partners in Central and South America

Affiliated Study Abroad Providers

Affiliated Study Abroad Providers work with UWF to provide transfer credit programs for locations on which UWF may not have an exchange partner or faculty-led program. Some Affiliated providers also offer customized Internationship placements. Affiliated provider programs are listed in the UWF offerings in the Study Abroad Programs Database.

Current Affiliated Study Abroad Providers include:

Globalinks Learning Abroad


KEI Abroad

Developing New Partnership Agreements

The University of West Florida is always interested in exploring new partnerships. Please see Partnership Development Guidelines