Admission and Application to UVEI

Now accepting applications on a rolling basis for 2018-19

Application Requirements

Application and $40 application fee

Official transcripts sent directly from post-secondary institutions – a Bachelor’s degree is required

Essay responses and current resume

Three letters of recommendation

Passing scores on the Praxis Core Exam (can be taken after you apply).  For Praxis information, see "Required Tests" below

Your application should demonstrate your experiences and your interest in the teaching profession

Application Process

  1. Link to request information packet

  2. Submit application, application $40 fee, and supporting materials

  3. Candidate my be invited to Interview with UVEI faculty-in person or virtual

  4. The admissions committee meets to evaluate each candidate and makea an admissions decision 

  5. If accepted, submit $150 enrollment fee

  6. Work with faculty to set up your first placement and finish any additional requirements such, as Praxis Core

The whole application process, from start to finish, typically takes about  two months. The earlier you apply, the smoother the whole process will be.

Required Tests

As a condition of starting the program, all applicants are required to take and pass the Praxis Core exams in reading, writing and mathematics. Scores need to be sent to UVEI and to the State of New Hampshire (UVEI School Code:  3630). Teacher interns must also pass a Praxis II content test in their endorsement area(s) as a condition of program completion.  We strongly encourage interns to take Praxis II in their endorsement area(s) by mid-way through the program. 

Praxis information can be obtained by calling 609 771-7395 or on the web at https://www/

Interns with an endorsement in elementary education are also required to pass the Foundations of Reading exam as a condition of program completion. Information about this exam can be found at http://www.nh.nesinc. com/Home.aspx

Praxis Core, Praxis II and Foundations of Reading scores must be reported to both the State of New Hampshire and UVEI (CODE #3630).