The College Admissions Process
Sounds difficult, right? It's really not. We've made it simple by asking you, as a prospective First Year student, to use the Common App. When you apply, you'll also need to have your school transcripts and ACT/SAT scores sent to St. Ambrose. And remember, we're always here to help!
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Did you know that the average First Year student receives more than $19,000 in financial aid? Let us develop a plan that meets your needs.
In your first days on campus during Welcome Week, you get the full treatment of what it means to be Ambrosian: serving your community, learning together, staying active, and having fun!
A post-secondary degree is the best way to invest in your personal and financial future. Your increased earnings potential will repay your tuition costs multiple times. Review the undergraduate admissions process for First-year students and use the helpful resources below.
You may qualify for scholarships and grants based on academic performance, financial need, artistic/athletic talent, or another qualification.
First, relax. Then, follow the step-by-step instructions and apply online for free.
As a First-year student, you may use the Common App college application to apply. It's simple to complete, and its system will alert you when important dates are approaching.
Congratulations, you're accepted! There are still a few forms and tasks to complete before you arrive for your first day at SAU. Be sure to check out your next steps.