Applying as an Exchange Student

Every semester the University of West Florida hosts exchange students from around the globe. International Programs assists exchange students and our partner institutions throughout the process.

Students, Outside, Greens, International

Application Process

International students interested in participating in the UWF exchange program must first be nominated by their home institution. Once confirmation of a student's eligibility has been received, the acceptance process can begin.

Exchange applications are due by June 1 for Fall exchange and by November 1 for Spring exchange.

1. Complete the application. No application fee is required.

2. Send transcripts from your home institution in English.

3. Submit proof of English proficiency. This can be the TOEFL, IELTS, or another intitutionally apprroved test. Students from partner institutions where the only language of instruction is English are exempt from this requirement. 

All documents can be scanned and sent electronically to

English Proficiency Scores
Test Overall Score Listening Score
TOEFL 78 19
IELTS 6.5 6.5
CET-4 550  
CET-6 520