Why Study at BYU?

Brigham Young University is known for its academically minded and internationally experienced student body, its world-class teaching and its scenic mountain location. BYU is recognized for its extensive language programs, talented performing art ensembles, outstanding sports programs, and devotion to combining solid scholarship with strong ethical principles. BYU seeks to develop students of faith, intellect, and character who have the skills and the desire to continue learning and to serve others throughout their lives.

For additional information, please visit BYU Admissions. You will be considered an exchange student and not a transfer student, but the information provided for transfer students and international students is still applicable to you. Familiarize yourself with this page. Almost any question you have about life at BYU can be answered through this site. We have also included some additional information in the following pages that is specific to Student Exchange Program participants.

For more information, please read our Welcome Packet.