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Admission Requirements

Applicants may apply for admission to undergraduate certificate and degree programs at any time during the year and, if accepted, begin the program during any one of the three semesters. Applicants must provide evidence of at least 30 transferable semester credits upon acceptance.

Applicants must submit:

  1. Application and Fee - Completed online application and nonrefundable $25 application fee. (Fee not required for alumni, students seeking readmission or veterans and active military personnel.)
  2. Official Transcripts - An official transcript issued to Saint Mary's University with a minimum of 30 semester credits including a basic English Composition course. Transcripts must be received from the credit-granting institution in a sealed envelope. Saint Mary's cannot accept transcripts that have been previously scanned, faxed, e-mailed, opened, marked, or damaged in any way. To order your official transcripts, please contact the credit-granting institution directly. If you are submitting transcripts from countries other than the U.S., please see the international student section below.

Application materials should be submitted to:

Office of Admission
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
2500 Park Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Application Criteria for Students with International Transcripts

Transcripts from countries other than the U.S. must be evaluated on a course-by-course basis by World Education Services or the Educational Credential Evaluators and be deemed equivalent to accredited U.S. university standards. Students are responsible for having their transcripts evaluated, as well as the associated costs.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees can be found here.