Exchange Students

Students with UIU flag. In order to apply as an exchange student, please submit the following documents:

1) Complete the online application

2) Send an unofficial copy of your transcripts to

3) Send a copy of your passport biographical page to

4) Provide us with Proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:

5) Fill out the Exchange Student Advisor Recommendation Form and send it to

6) Fill out the Exchange Student Class Registration Form and send it to

Available courses can be found on the Course Schedule.

7) Submit financial documents

International students must submit financial documents as evidence of the ability to pay all fees and expenses for one full year. All financial documents must be originals (no faxes, scans or copies will be accepted), in English and no older than six months. 

Please see the Financial Requirements Form to determine how much the financial statements must show. If you will be supported by a family member or another person, you must also submit the Affidavit of Support. Your original financial documents must be mailed to us at the following address:

Center for International Education
Upper Iowa University
PO Box 1857
Fayette, IA 52142 USA

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact us at +1 (563) 425-5831 or

UIU reserves the right to request additional documentation and/or conduct interviews when appropriate in order to make an admissions decision.