International Education at SAU

Our international students are drawn to St. Ambrose by the welcoming environment and personal attention.

International students at St. Ambrose come from every corner of the globe and choose St. Ambrose for many reasons: our well-regarded programs, our beautiful campus, our convenient location, and our focus on teaching.

But what international students remember most about their Ambrose experience is the friendly, welcoming community of students, faculty, and staff. It's uniquely Ambrosian!

Accepted as an international student? Start here! Get global experience: Study Abroad

Our Students Come From



More than 134 international students call SAU home and get involved in all aspects of St. Ambrose University, from student clubs and government to athletics and volunteering in the community.

Read about Michael Ohioze '17 from London, England

We're all about YOU

Individual attention, tutoring, advising and more help you realize your collegiate potential.

Academic Resources

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Want to see the world?

Study Abroad is included in your tuition.

So – what are you waiting for?

Learn More About Study Abroad

TEDx Talks: Davenport
by Dr. Jodi Prosise, Engineering

By developing simple, affordable, sustainable, and adaptable assistive technologies, we can empower those with disabilities to help themselves and their neighbors. Jodi Prosise, Associate Professor of Engineering at SAU, leads a study abroad trip to Brazil where students develop assistive technologies for the disabled.

Mechanical Engineering at SAU

So, what's next?

Are you ready to take the next step? St. Ambrose offers more than 60 programs and 27 athletic teams and sports to join on campus. Become an Ambrosian today!