Inbound Exchange Students
Applying to study as an exchange student at Utica College
International students at participating institutions interested in participating in an exchange program at Utica College are asked to complete and return the application linked below.
Inbound Exchange Student Application >
Academic dates for upcoming semesters can be found at on our academic calendar.
Paying the SEVIS I-901 Fee
Regulation requires all prospective J students to pay the I-901 Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Fee before the Department of State issues you a visa. To pay the I-901 SEVIS Fee, visit www.fmjfee.com/i901fee/ to access the SEVIS Form I-901. The fee for J-1 students is currently $180.
Creating your Username and Password
Go to password.utica.edu
- Enter your nine digit student ID number
- The last four digits of your SEVIS ID number
- Your date of birth
- Activate your account
Registering for classes
To register for classes at Utica College, please go to our online registration site and take the following simple steps
- Select the Term you plan to attend
Search by Term (Fall 2019 for August attendance or Spring 2020 for January attendance) and click the Submit button. You will see a list of subject areas.
- Search for Courses
Select a subject and click the Class Search button. The list of courses being offered in that subject area will appear. Click on the course title to see how many seats are available.
♦ View Category Entry will give a brief course description.
♦ Click Return to Previous to return to your course listing.
♦ Once you have reviewed all the courses for the subject area click New Search and start the process for the next subject area.
- Submit your course selections by email
Make your list of eight (8) course selections and email the list to email@example.com.
♦ You will need to include course title, section, and course number (ex: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology – 9309 –ANT 101D – A).
♦ Courses that end with a (- Z) are only offered online.
♦ You will be registered in a maximum of five courses.
Residence Life information
Complete the Important Housing Forms listed under Housing on our Residence Life page. You will need to log into the form with your username and password. The Residence Life page also provides important information such as list of item to pack.
If at all possible, exchange students will be placed in the Global Village in Tower Hall. Exchange students coming in the spring semester will be placed in rooms based on open availability.
Exchange students will be automatically enrolled in the Gold meal plan. The plan includes unlimited meals in the Dining Commons, plus $100 in Declining Balance per semester to spend as you wish at The Pioneer Cafe, Le Bistro,Tres Habeneros, Trax Snax and Common Grounds.
Student Health Center
All new students must fill out the Health Information Form and the immunization form- both available online at utica.edu/health.
For more information on Utica College's Immunization Policy, please click here.
Complete forms can be brought with you to orientation or mailed to:
Utica College Health Center
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502