Entry Requirements

Joining The International Pathway Program

We offer two pathway programs leading to degree study at the University of Hartford. Undergraduate students can study the International Year in order to complete a four-year degree at the University of Hartford. Graduate students are able to study a Master’s International Year with us.

Pre-Sessional English

Students whose English is limited may need to study in full English immersion in our Pre-Sessional English program at the University of Hartford's English Language Institute (ELI). You can find entry requirement information on our English language courses, for both undergraduate and graduate students, in the below tables.

Undergraduate IPP Entry/Exit Requirements

Undergraduate TOEFL (iBT) IELTS PEARSON PTE Pearson Versant Duolingo GaoKao English
Standard International Pathway Program (2 Semesters) 60-69 overall 5.5 overall 42-49 48-63 85 105/150; 83/120
Extended International Pathway Program (3 Semesters) 55-59 overall 5.0 overall 36-41 43-47 75 99/150;77/120
Extended Plus International Pathway Program (4 Semesters) 45-54 overall 4.5 overall 30-35 41-42 65 95/150; 75/120
Pre-Sessional English (IEP 1 Semester + Extended Plus IPP) 40 overall 4.0 overall Not Accepted 37-40 55 Below 95/150; below 75/120
Pre-Sessional English (IEP 2 Semesters + Extended Plus IPP) 32 overall 3.5 overall Not Accepted 31-36 45 Not Accepted
Direct Admission 80 overall 6.5 overall 58 Not Accepted 110 Not Accepted

Graduate IPP Entry/Exit Requirements

Graduate TOEFL (iBT) IELTS PEARSON PTE Pearson Versant Duolingo
Standard International Pathway Program (2 Semesters) 70-79 overall 6.0 overall 50-57 55-63 95
Extended International Pathway Program (3 Semesters) 60-69 overall 5.5 overall 42-49 48-54 85
Pre-Sessional English (IEP 1 Semester + Extended IPP) 55-59 overall 5.0 overall 36-41 43-47 75
Pre-Sessional English (IEP 2 Semesters + Extended IPP) 45 overall 4.5 overall 30-35 41-42 65
Pre-Sessional English (IEP 3 Semesters + Extended IPP) 40 overall 4.0 overall na 37-40 55
Direct Admission 80 overall 6.5 overall 58 Not Accepted 110

 

English for University Studies Entry/Exit Requirements

Direct Admit Entry Requirements Exit Standard 
8-Week English for University Studies online program IELTS 6.0 in all skills areas IELTS 6.5 in all skills areas
12-Week English for University Studies online program IELTS 5.5 in all skills areas IELTS 6.5 in all skills areas

 

Important Dates

Fall 2021
Application Deadline: July 26
Orientation Dates: August 19-22
Start Date: August 23

Spring 2022
Application Deadline: TBD
Orientation Dates: January 13-15
Start Date: January 19

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