International Exchange (Incoming Students)

INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM FOR NON-KCAI STUDENTS

Expand the boundaries of your creativity in the Heart of America. Kansas City Art Institute proudly welcomes students from around the world to study for a semester through our International Exchange Program. Please see our list of International Exchange Partners to see if your institution has partnered with KCAI. If you do not see your school listed, please visit Admissions for International Students.

 

NOTE: This page is for individuals that want to attend KCAI for an exchange semester. To view information regarding International Exchange for KCAI students, please visit International Exchange for KCAI students.

MY EXPERIENCE IN KCAI HAS BEEN ONLY ONE SEMESTER, BUT ONE VERY INTENSE AND BECOMING MY NEW WAY OF WORKING, I AM VERY GRATEFUL TO ALL MY PROFESSORS AND THE ADMINISTRATION TEAM, BUT ABOVE ALL TO MY CO-WORKERS FOR MAKING THIS DIFFICULT STAY SOMETHING UNFORGETTABLE.

Ester Matas Montalvo
UNIVERSITY OF CASTILLA-LA MANCHA (SPAIN), 2017

Application

To get started, submit your online International Exchange Application.

Application Requirements

Please create a SlideRoom account in order to submit the following required application materials:

  • Portfolio of work
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript from your home institution

Please refer to our International Exchange Checklist for more detailed information regarding application materials.

Exchange Dates + Deadlines

Exchange Semester                                                                               Application Deadline

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Spring                                              Late January – Mid-May                                       November 1
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Fall                                                   Late August – Mid-December                               April 1
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For additional support, please contact our Registrar’s office.

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