International Education at SAU

Our international students are drawn to St. Ambrose by the welcoming environment and personal attention.

International students at St. Ambrose come from every corner of the globe and choose St. Ambrose for many reasons: our well-regarded programs, our beautiful campus, our convenient location, and our focus on teaching.

But what international students remember most about their Ambrose experience is the friendly, welcoming community of students, faculty, and staff. It's uniquely Ambrosian!

Accepted as an international student? Start here! Get global experience: Study Abroad

Our Students Come From



More than 134 international students call SAU home

Want to see the world?

Study Abroad is included in your tuition.

So – what are you waiting for?

Learn More About Study Abroad

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American Collegiate Experience

Designed for highly motivated students who seek a unique American cultural immersion opportunity

During this experience you will:

  • Improve your English, speaking, writing, and comprehension skills
  • Participate in a variety of cultural activities
  • Enjoy St. Ambrose campus life
  • Make new friends!

American Collegiate Experience

So, what's next?

Are you ready to take the next step? St. Ambrose offers more than 60 programs and 27 athletic teams and sports to join on campus. Become an Ambrosian today!