International applicants must meet one of the listed criteria for full admission.
INTERLINK completion of level 5
TOEFL iBT minimum of 79
TOEFL PBT minimum of 550
IELTS minimum of 6.0
SAT minimum combined score of 860 (Math and Reading)
ACT minimum composite score of 18
ELS completion of level 112
IB Higher Level English minimum of 5
PTE minimum of 53
Transfer students who have completed 24+ university-level credits in the USA or other approved English-speaking countries may have the English proficiency requirements waived. Please note: Exception requires a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0. ESL courses do not count toward the 24 credits.
INTERLINK completion of level 5*
TOEFL iBT minimum of 85*
TOEFL PBT minimum of 563*
IELTS minimum of 6.5*
PTE minimum of 58*
*University's minimum requirement. Certain graduate programs may require higher scores.
Send your scores directly to SAU using our institution codes:
ACT code is 1352
SAT code is 6617
TOEFL code is 6617
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Applicants are exempt from the English Language Proficiency Requirement if they meet any of the following criteria: