Incoming Exchange - Application Process
Fall semester/Academic year exchanges – April 1
Spring Semester Exchanges – November 1
Late applications may be considered on a space-available basis.
Incoming Exchange Student Application (standard version of PDF form)
Incoming Exchange Student Application (fill-able version of PDF form)
Visiting Graduate Exchange Student form (PDF) – for graduate applicants only (the fee is waived for graduate exchange students)
Applications must be submitted electronically in PDF format to the UMaine study abroad advisor at Orlina.Boteva@maine.edu. Early applications are strongly encouraged for housing and course registration purposes.
All application materials must be submitted before applications can be processed, and immigration documents issued.
If you are accepted as an exchange student, the University of Maine will issue Form DS-2019, a Certificate of Eligibility for the Exchange Visitor Visa (J-1). As a J-1 visa holder you are obligated to pursue a full-time academic program