Details for Administering the Program


 Overview and Instructions

Procedure for an institution to participate in CIC-TEP:
  1. Appoint a CIC–TEP liaison officer.
  2. Submit the Tuition Exchange Program Registration Form.
  3. Submit payment for the $350 annual registration fee (due in mid-August of each year).
  4. Submit the Annual Report Form (due in the fall of each year).
Participation Guidelines:
  • CIC–TEP institutions must be members of the Council of Independent Colleges. Institutions not currently members of CIC should contact CIC for membership information.
  • Participating institutions must register annually for the CIC–TEP network by completing the Tuition Exchange Program Registration Form and paying an annual registration fee of $350.
  • The liaison officer is responsible for verifying eligibility of export applicants and managing the approval process for import applications. His/her contact information is posted in the online list of participating institutions.
  • Institutions must be registered for CIC-TEP by August 15, 2016, to be a participating institution during the 2016–2017 year and to be eligible to import or export students during the 2017–2018 year.
  • Early registration provides maximum opportunity for student choice.



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 CIC-TEP Questions

​If you have questions, contact Kate Webber, CIC director of membership services, at (202) 466-7230 or