Returning Graduate Students

Life takes many twists and turns and Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota understands this. We’re glad you’ve decided to return to Saint Mary’s, and we are here to help you pick up where you left off.

As you begin this process, check out our full list of program options.

To get started:

  • Apply for re-admission. The application fee is waived for any student who was previously accepted and completed coursework in a Saint Mary's degree program.
  • Submit a new one-page personal statement outlining your educational and professional goals, as well as an updated résumé. These documents can be emailed to or paper copies can be sent to:

    Office of Admission
    Saint Mary’s University
    2500 Park Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55404-4403

We encourage you to contact the Office of Admission to confirm any necessary steps needed to complete your re-admission, or to answer any questions you may have. Call 612-728-5100 or 866-437-2788 to speak with an enrollment counselor, or send an email to

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