St. Lawrence University is a liberal arts education provider that welcomes students from 42 states and 59 countries to get enrolled for an undergraduate course in the liberal arts. The degrees granted at the university include Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Master of Education with 69 majors 41 minors. The university has received accreditation by the Middle States and CAEP. Founded on April 3, 1856, St. Lawrence University is the oldest continuously coeducational institution offering higher learning to the students in New York State.
St. Lawrence University ranked #58 in National Liberal Arts Colleges. Also, the university has been named by NAFSA as one of eight higher education institutions receiving the 2018 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization.
|Type of University||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1856|
The main campus which is located in Canton NY includes 94 buildings that are spread on 1,000 acres of land. The campus is close to the Adirondack Mountains, which allows the students to get involved in personal and school-sponsored trips.
The university stays committed to providing an inclusive living and learning environment to the students coming from different parts of the world.
The students can choose from majors and minors in diversified programs based on their area of interest.
Note- The University waives the application fee for all international students. The students must indicate on the Common Application the fee waiver status while applying.
Standardized test scores: SAT or ACT Score; TOEFL, IELTS; Proof of English proficiency for non-native English speakers.
Supporting Documents: Visa/passport, proof of English proficiency, official transcripts, international student financial statement, letter of recommendation, Affidavit of Financial Support Form; Counselor recommendation letter, Teacher recommendation letter
The estimated cost of attendance for international students to afford the study in the USA is mentioned-below:
Tuition and Fees for 2020-2021
|Fall Semester||USD 29,165|
|Spring Semester||USD 29,165|
|Fall Semester||USD 4,080|
|Spring Semester||USD 4,080|
|Fall Semester||USD 3,495|
|Spring Semester||USD 3,495|
The tuition and fees for 2020-2021 include USD 3,642 per 3-hour course (USD 1,214 per credit hour). Also, there is a USD 40 registration fee per semester.
The university offers merit and/or need-based financial aid. To afford to study in the USA, scholarships are offered to international students. The students will automatically be considered for financial aid based on academic merit (grades and test scores) and/or on need (based on the financial form.)
No additional forms or essays required at the time of applying for the scholarship.
Need-based Financial Aid
Celebrating tradition and creating new memories for the alumina is the main aim of St. Lawrence University.
There are more than 30 off-campus study programs in 20 countries that are offered to the students. Also, there are various additional opportunities available through ISEP.
More than 95% of the Class of 2018 got employed or enrolled in graduate or professional schools within a year after Commencement. The international students can explore various employment opportunities as part of their financial aid award package.
Also, the Career Services stays committed to empowering students and graduates to develop their sense of purpose through formal studies actively engaging beyond the classroom. Exploring different career options, advancing the personal brand, expanding experiences are some of the benefits offered to the students.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$54,454 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|St. Lawrence University Enrollment||2610|
|Average Graduation Rate||75.4%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$54,454 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$750 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,656 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$900 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$6,750 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$900 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$900 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$900 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#158 [Out of 650]
#1685 [Out of 2000]
67 [Out of 100]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary