Student Handbook

Find more information about coming to Brandeis as an exchange student in our Student Handbook:
Student Handbook

Application and Deadlines


Students from Korea University participate in a fan dance at Brandeis.

Application Deadlines

Spring 2018 application information coming soon!

Application Instructions
*Please only begin the application if you have been nominated by your home institution. If you are unsure if you have been nominated, contact the Exchange Coordinator at your home institution.

  1. Create a Brandeis University Account
    1. Click "Apply Now" on your institution's application page
    2. Select your home institution
    3. Fill in the required introductory information
    4. Upon completion of this information, the system will send an email with login instructions and a temporary password, which you will need to change to a permanent password when you initially log in (Your full email address serves as your username for this system, i.e.

  2. Submit Online Application
    1. Select the term you wish to apply for (Academic Year, Fall or Spring)
    2. Complete the necessary online forms as follows:
    3. Profile Photo
    4. Personal and Academic Information Form
    5. Emergency Contact Information
    6. Personal Statement
    7. One letter of recommendation

  3. Submit Paper Forms to Exchange Coordinator at your home institution
    1. Submit the following materials to your exchange coordinator
    2. Student Nominations Form
    3. Course Proposal
    4. Official home institution transcript
    5. Official TOEFL score, if required (an internet-based TOEFL score of at least 100 or higher)
    6. Copy of Passport photo page