International Admissions and Aid

International Scholarship

Application: St. Thomas offers an International Scholarship, which may cover up to 70% of tuition. To apply, applicants must submit:

  1. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, school administrator or community leader which supports your petition for the financial award.
  2. A one-page written essay of why a scholarship should be awarded to you including: 
    • Reasons why you wish to attend the University of St. Thomas
    • Any leadership activities, service organizations, or clubs in which you have participated (list and explain)
    • What you plan to do in the future to help others and/or future generations
    • Other evidence that supports why you should be awarded a scholarship to attend the University of St. Thomas

Deadlines: For priority scholarship application, students should complete their application and submit all required documentation by the following dates:

Fall semester: January 15
Spring semester: September 15

St. Thomas Contact: International Admissions, (651) 962-6150,