All the IAGE/Law Exchange programs are only open to Law JD students.
Exchange students may take courses in English. The Faculty of Law operates on the semester sytem. The first semester runs from the last week of September until the third week of December; the second semester from the second week of February until mid May. Examinations are held after completion of the semster, but special arrangements are often made for Illinois students to complete exams within the semester time frame. Two students from Illinois may study at KUL each semester.
For more information, please review the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven website.
A 3.0 GPA is required. Classes are taught in English and Dutch and there is no language requirement. Please talk to your study abroad advisor for more information.
All materials must be submitted to Illinois Abroad and Global Exchange by the Study Abroad Office deadlines. Preference will be given to students applying by the priority deadline:
- June 15 - Spring Semester Programs
- January 15 - Summer/Fall/Academic Year Programs
Students are required to apply through Illinois Abroad and Global Exchange in order to get University of Illinois financial aid and scholarship as well as credits and grades for course work completed. All participants are expected to adhere to the policies and procedures of Illinois Abroad and Global Exchange.
All students are required to attend a First Steps meeting before the application deadline. We encourage attendance as soon as possible to help make decisions regarding student's chosen program. Please see the Study Abroad Home Page for information about First Steps time and location for this semester.
All applications include, at the minimum: an official transcript, 1 or 2 letters of recommendation (on-line recommended), an essay, and some on-line questionnaires. Other programs will require more materials. Please click Apply Now above to apply. Note that you will be charged a non-refundable $25 application fee by clicking Apply Now.
For more information, please contact Illinois Abroad and Global Exchange (IAGE):
910 South Fifth Street
115 International Studies Building
Champaign, IL 61820