Exchange Students

Exchange students from our partner institutions have the opportunity to spend 1 or 2 semesters (fall and/or spring, does not include Jan term or summer term) studying at Linfield College.  Exchange students can take classes in any of our majors (excluding nursing) and in our English Language and Culture Program. 

Entry Requirements

  • GPA: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • TOEFL Requirements
  • If you are studying at one our exchange partner institutions you should contact your international office to discuss the possibility of studying on exchange at Linfield. 


  • Tuition is waived for students from our exchange partners who are applying through an exchange agreement. (exclusions apply)
  • Exchange students are responsible for paying Linfield for:
  • Other personal expenses exist such as passport, visa, airfare, personal travel, etc.


Important Dates

Housing Info

Student Life / Things to do in the area

Health Insurance

Maintaining Status

  • Exchange students typically come to Linfield on a J-1 visa and are required to follow certain requirements in order to maintain J-1 status

Connect with a Current Student

  • Send an email to if you'd like to connect with a current international student at Linfield.

Exchange Partners