Admissions and Aid

Start your journey at St. Ambrose University.

Admissions and Aid

Value Matters - Invest in You

A St. Ambrose University education equips you like no other – because St. Ambrose is a university like no other. Here, you will think deeply, travel boldly, and use your abilities for the good of others.

At St. Ambrose, we don't wait for the future to arrive. We pursue it with everything we've got.

Begin your St. Ambrose journey by choosing First-Year, Transfer or Adult, or Graduate below.

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Explore your potential and seek answers to the unknown. Become inspired by the inclusive and generous community you'll join at St. Ambrose University.

First-Year Admissions

Transfer or Adult

transfer or adult

You've already started your education. Now finish your degree at St. Ambrose. We walk with you, guiding and encouraging you to the end.

Transfer or Adult Admissions



Be a leader in your field. Boldly pursue a better world. Build success in individuals, teams, and communities. Make your impact.

Graduate Admissions

Attend SAU Tuition-Free

Through the Ambrose Advantage scholarship program, a St. Ambrose University education is available to any eligible Iowan for the cost of books, fees, room and board. This opportunity allows recipients to enter the job market with a valuable degree and minimal debt.

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Believe in the Journey
Transformation Begins with Empowerment

Join a community that cultivates curiosity, dedication, and compassion.

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