Seattle University welcomes international students from all over the world. Our global campus in the heart of Seattle is home to more than 700 international students from 45 countries. Together, the university and the global city around it are inspirational, innovative centers of learning.
We know that coming to Seattle University is one of the biggest decisions of your academic life. We’re here to help you make the best choice for you.
Here’s how to apply to Seattle University as an international student, from getting the right application to meeting requirements and deadlines.Learn more about international admissions.
Meet other international students and join in activities at our on-campus gathering place and information center. Learn more about the I-Buddy Program, International Dinner Series and International Education Week. Find out how to comply with your VISA requirements.Learn more about International Student Center.
If you are a non-native speaker of English, the ELLC Program can help you prepare for academic success at Seattle University. ELLC strengthens your background in American English and culture. We also offer courses in university-level reading, writing, grammar, listening and speaking. Learn more about English Language Learning Center program.
“In the United States, we take energy for granted. Here in Chikuni, Zambia, they could have a power blackout at any moment. What absolutely amazed me is that you can have a Zambian city with a reliable power grid and just two miles away, families are living in straw huts totally off the grid. Energy poverty makes a massive difference.”