Student Success

We're committed to seeing you through to the end

Being a successful college student comes naturally for some. Or, you might think you know what you're doing but end up falling short.

At St. Ambrose, we understand the unique journey of a college student, and we pride ourselves in helping you succeed and exceed your expectations during your time here. It doesn't matter if you've got it together – you can always use a little extra help – or where you are in that collegiate journey as an undergraduate, graduate, or non-traditional adult student.

We're here so that you succeed in college – and in life.

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Success After Graduation

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Of our 2019 graduates who responded to an outcomes survey, 91% were employed, attending grad school, in military service, or volunteering within 6 months of graduation.

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Discover St. Ambrose University through a campus visit. Explore campus, talk to professors, learn about majors, and more. We have a variety of visit options to fit your interests and schedule!

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Get help from our outstanding alums

Our alumni have taken their liberal arts education into the real world and are making a difference in their personal and professional lives, and an immeasurable impact on communities and countries across the world. We invite you to learn from them.

Through Handshake, you can connect with more than 200 alumni who are working in your field of interest and willing to offer guidance on what steps you should be taking now. Talk to them about internships and job shadowing. Find out what they love about their career and work-life balance. Learn about opportunities in your field.

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First-Generation Students

SAU appreciates the strength, persistence, and grit of first-generation students. We celebrate National First-Generation Day to celebrate those who will 'Bee First!' in their families to earn a degree.

So, what's next?

Are you ready to take the next step? Click on the visit button below to learn more about our virtual and in-person visit options.