In order to apply as a graduate student, applicants must possess the equivalent of a U.S. Bachelor degree.
Graduate Admissions at the University of Idaho uses a variety of sources to determine equivalencies. It is important to note that the list of equivalencies below is not complete, but rather represents the most common credentials we receive from each country.
Note: equivalents are subject to change without notice.
| Equivalent Degree(s)
|Bakalavri Kochum (4 year program)
|Diploma of Higher Education (5 year program)
||What to Submit
||How to Submit
||Clear, legible copies of all graduation certificates or diplomas, issued in English, attested by the awarding institution
e.g. Bakalavi Diplom, Magistrosi Diplom,Diplom Specialista, Kandidat Nauk, Doktor Nauk
Vypiska/ prilozhenie k diplomu/ arkhivnaya spravka/ appendix to diploma (academic transcripts) issued by the institutions attended, indicating all courses taken and grades earned
|To be submitted directly from the Registrar of the institution attended.
Note: Credentials are acceptable only when they are issued by, and received from, authorized educational institutions. Some institutions will not send official documents. If this is the case, copies submitted by the applicant will be sent for verification.
Precise, word-for-word, English translations are required for all foreign language documents.
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to download a Transcript Request and Release Authorization Form.
Note: The University of Idaho recommends, and reserves the right to require, a professional credential evaluation by an outside, independent party.