Admission & Financial Aid

International Students

International Student Application Checklist:

An application will not be complete until we have received the items listed below.
Click on the checklist items to learn more.

Application for Admission and Scholarships
Official Academic Records/Transcripts
English Proficiency Assessment (TOEFL, IELTS, DET, or PTE Academic)
Financial Information
Optional Items:
Teacher Evaluation
Writing Sample/Essay
SAT or ACT Scores

Costs and International Student Scholarships

  • Approximate average costs for tuition, fees, room and board (food) for 2022-2023: $64,054
  • Note: Tuition costs are the same between CSB and SJU but some other costs for living expenses and fees differ slightly between CSB and SJU. Additional costs include books, health insurance and travel.
  • 100% of international students receive some form of financial aid. CSB/SJU offer competitive international scholarships (partial) of up to $32,000.
  • On-campus student employment is also available during the school year. Students may work 5-6 or 10-12 hours per week and can earn up to $3,500 during the nine-month school year.

International students should apply online at
Common App
Contact International Admission
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University
Mr. Alex Schleper

Office of Admission
2850 Abbey Plaza
PO Box 7155
Collegeville, MN 56321

Toll Free 800-544-1489
Office 320-363-2263
Fax 320-363-3206