If you are considering a Master in Sport Administration and Leadership at Seattle University, you are about to make a great choice! Seattle University is consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the West by U.S. News & World Report and included in The Princeton Review's Best Colleges guide.
Located in the heart of Seattle, the beautiful urban campus houses a community of over 7,400 students, with more than 850 international students from 51 countries around the world.
As a prospective international student you probably have questions about a variety of topics. Here you will find answers to most of those questions and contact information to people that can further respond to your inquiries.
International students have requirements beyond the general application. We encourage you to visit Graduate Admissions for details. You will find information about having your transcripts evaluated for coursework completed outside of the United States (this is a requirement), a chart detailing English proficiency requirements and more. If you have further questions, please contact Graduate Admissions.
As graduate student you will have access to university organizations, that will assist you in your academic journey, and answer questions.
As a graduate student on an F-1 Visa, you may be able to work on campus for up to 20 hours per week or work off campus through CPT or OPT training.
If you are interested in pursuing one of these options while at Seattle University, we encourage you to contact us.
Our alumni network, faculty, staff, and students will ensure you are part of an ever growing team, and if you're looking for a sense of community, Seattle University is among the most diverse independent universities in the Western United States. 36% of our students are from ethnically diverse backgrounds, and we represent all 50 US states and 77 nations.
With approximately 100 clubs and student organizations, you will be able to find a student group or organization that shares your interests. Cultural heritage, sports, academic clubs, performing and visual arts are just a few of the student clubs that you can find at Seattle University.
Seattle has a wide variety of exciting professional, collegiate, and recreational sports, outstanding venues, and champion teams; but there is so much more that the Emerald city has to offer. The Cascade and Olympic mountains serve as a beautiful backdrop for the city and offer hiking and skiing opportunities just a short drive away. Puget Sound, Lake Union and Lake Washington make Seattle a great spot for ferry rides, sailing, fishing and other water sports. Seattle also has a vibrant nightlife, excellent cuisine, vast cultural offering, rich history, and a diverse environment.