Office of International Education


This application information is for J1 students from our exchange partners.  ISEP Study Abroad exchange students should apply through 

In order to apply for admission as an exchange student, you must complete an online non-degree/guest application and submit it with all required documents. All documents must be original or certified copies by the source institution.

To be considered for admission, you must submit the following documents:

  1. Completed non-degree/guest application
  2. Copy of first page of passport
  3. Proof of English proficiency. Purdue Fort Wayne accepts the following official examination scores: TOEFLIELTSSATACT, or completion of ELS Level 112.  Please send official scores directly to the Office of International Education.
  4. Minimum Score Requirements

    • TOEFL Paper: 550
    • TOEFL Internet: 79  (school code: 1336)
    • IELTS Overall Band Score: 6.5+
    • STEP/EIKEN: Grade Pre-1
    • SAT: 450 on Critical Reading  (school code: 1336
    • ACT: 20  (school code: 1217)  (For general Admission) OR 21 (English), 23 (Math)  (For Engineering)
  5. Original or certified copies of all academic records/transcripts from your home university. Exchange students are not required to provide a transcript evaluation.
  6. Certification of financial support. Usually, this is an official letter or and original statement from a bank, company, or government sponsor indicating the availability of sufficient funds to pay for living expenses.