International students who are interested in applying to the exchange program with the University of the Virgin Islands must be nominated by their home university. Please contact the international office at your home institution to see whether an exchange at the University of the Virgin Islands is available.
At the University of the Virgin Islands, the international student exchange process is managed by two offices, the Education Abroad and International Student & Scholar Advising (EAISSA), within the University Office of Global-World Engagement.
Programs (UOGWE) unit. The student can expect to be in communication with staff from both offices regarding the application process.
EAISSA is responsible for items pertaining to the students' immigration documents including the DS-2019, visa related questions and pre-arrival information. GEO can be reached at 340-693-1013 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
EAISSA is responsible for academic matters such as course scheduling, setting academic advising, providing the students' academic transcript for their time at the University of the Virgin Islands, and proving information about the exchange agreement. IES can be reached at 340-693-1013 email@example.com.
All the offices are located on the 2nd Floor of ACC Building, #2 John Brewers Bay, St. Thomas, 00802
|Fall Semester||Spring Semester|
|Nominations by Partner Institutions||November||July|
|Nomination Roster Due||December 1||September 1|
|Application Cycle Begins||January 1||September 1|
|Application Deadline||March 15||October 15|
|Decision/Confirmation Date||June 1||December 1|
|Important Dates for Potential Education Abroad International Exchanges|
Important Dates for Potential Education Abroad International Exchanges: