International Students

Welcoming women from all around the world

At St. Kate’s, you’ll join others drawn to the University for its reputation for academic excellence, our emphasis on leadership, and our friendly, supportive campus environment.

Why Choose St. Kate’s

St. Kate’s is one of the largest, most innovative universities for women in the United States. With a wide variety of undergraduate courses to choose from, you’ll find classes that stimulate and challenge you in more than 100 fields of study. Our small class sizes provide personal attention, as well as expanded opportunities for research and dual-degree programs, along with the opportunity to take graduate-level classes.

Tuition and Scholarships

St. Kate’s welcomes and encourages applications from international students by offering several scholarships, student employment opportunities, and more.


Scholarships for international students

How to Apply

Be sure to complete the application process 6–9 months (or earlier) before you want to begin studying at St. Catherine University. This will allow plenty of time for obtaining international documentation. Once all the required documents have been received, the University can review your application for admission.

International application instructions

If you are an international student who has already started taking university-level classes, you may be considered as a transfer student. To apply as an international transfer applicant, please review the application instructions.

International transfer application instructions