International Admissions

International students at St. Cloud State earn a top-notch education at a great value. They quickly find a home on our welcoming campus, home to about 1,000 students from more than 80 nations.

We have 200 academic programs taught by teachers who make sure you get the support and guidance you need to transition into life and learning.

If you're ready to apply, start by reviewing our application checklist.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines*

Fall Admission

If you are not in the U.S.: May 1
If you are within the U.S.: July 1

Spring Admission

If you are not in the U.S.: Sept. 1
If you are within the U.S.: Nov. 1

*Deadlines listed above are our priority deadlines. St. Cloud State University has rolling admission. Rolling admissions means applications received after our priority deadline will still be considered however, we reserve the right to defer any application to the following semester, should there not be adequate time for students to attend the first day of orientation.  All admitted students are expected to attend all four days of orientation.  

The St. CLoud State University Annual Security and Fire Report is available for your review.

This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the University. The policy statements address the school's policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security. The most recent three calendar years of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on-campus, at other University affiliated locations and on public property. You may also request a paper copy from the Public Safety Department at 320-308-3333, or by emailing 


Contact the Center for International Studies:

International Admissions
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498 USA