Requirements prior to enrollment in the certificate program:

  1. Currently be enrolled at UIUC either as an undergraduate or graduate student.
  2. Request an advising appointment by sending an email to Please be sure to include your availability to assist us in scheduling a suitable time. The appointment may be by email, phone, or in person.
  3. Complete our online form.
  4. Please bring an unofficial copy of your transcript (minimum 3.0 GPA required) with you to your advising appointment.

Registration, Fees and Financial Aid

For University of Illinois Students

Students enrolled at the University of Illinois register for translation courses through Banner. University fees apply.

Financial aid opportunities are available through University Financial Aid and the Study Abroad Office. Students who graduate from the program are competitive for programs such as Fulbright.