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''NAU began as a teachers’ college, and our commitment to building a better tomorrow through education remains our highest priority. Our students, mentored by faculty members who are renowned in their fields, are at the center of all we do.

In the classroom and online, through hands-on experiences in an unparalleled learning environment, and with the NAU community cheering them on, our students discover and hone their ambitions.''

Find out more about the university on their website and their exchange study portal. 

Admission: Through the University (Factulty of Arts)

Language requirements (such as the TOEFL test): B2/C1, please check university for specific requirements

The minimum requirements for university admission are:

Test or status

Minimum requirements


70 IBT (school code 4006, MyBest Score accepted)





ACT English and Reading




Pearson Test of English


IB English A

5 for higher level and 6 for standard level

IB English B

7 for higher and standard levels

Transferring from a US institution

One three-credit course in English composition with a passing grade

Exchange student from Europe

B2 level in English

From a high school entirely taught in English

Four years of high school English (composition and literature) with passing grades as well as verification from your school that all courses are taught in English

From one of these English-speaking countries

No proof of English required

Number of places available: 2

Accomodation: Check their website

Visa: Non-US citizens and visitors from a foreign country are required to apply for a non-immigrant visa to enter the US. As a scholar, you must have a valid and appropriate visa in your passport to be allowed entry into the US. Before applying for an exchange visitor visa, you must be accepted by an SEVP approved US institution. You must also have an I-20 or DS-2019 from the US institution in which you intend to study before applying for a visa. Follow the steps below to pay the SEVIS I-901 fee and apply for a visa.

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