International Exchange Student Admissions Requirements

Kutztown University has exchange agreements with partner universities around the world. Students are typically nominated by their home university for a one semester exchange program at KU. Review the requirements to complete your application below.

  • Apply

    Complete the exchange student application. 

    Kutztown University Application

  • Academic Records
    Provide College/University Academic Records in English.  You will need to provide an official transcript at the time you submit your application OR bring one with you when you arrive at KU. You may submit an unofficial transcript with your application, but you will still be required to submit an official transcript prior to starting your classes.
  • English Proficiency

    Please provide a letter from the international office of your home university verifying that you have a high enough level of English language proficiency to be successful as an exchange student at Kutztown University.

    Alternatively, you may submit results from an English proficiency examination. Scores must be less than two years old. Unofficial results are accepted for the application review; official score reports are required to complete your application record when you enroll at KU.

    IELTS: 6.5 Overall Score
    TOEFL: 79 internet-based test
    PTE: 53 Overall Score
    Duolingo English Test: 110 Overall Score

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