Eligibility requirements for UA exchange programs

General eligibility requirements

The following are the minimum eligibility requirements for UA exchange programs. Specific programs may have slightly different requirements, in which case those requirements are indicated on the individual program information page.

  • Age 18
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Full-time, degree-seeking student
  • Sophomore class standing or higher at the time of participation
  • Student’s good standing confirmed by Office of Student Conduct
  • Meet requirements specified by the host institution
  • Meet language proficiency requirement, if applicable


    Compiling your application materials takes time, so plan ahead accordingly.

    Annual deadlines for UA Exchange Programs:

    • Oct. 1 - Spring semester
    • March 1 - Fall semester and full academic year

    Other deadlines vary for third-party, direct enroll and UA faculty-led programs. Check with the program provider or UA program leader for details.