International Student and Scholar Services

Semester at SCSU


Join us at St. Cloud State for a semester or year-long program! St. Cloud State University is one of Minnesota's largest public universities. Founded in 1869, we have more than 10,000 students and are located about an hour northwest of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The St. Cloud Metropolitan area is ranked 24th on Forbes magazine's "Best Small Places for Businesses and Careers" list. 

With more than 1,000 international students from about 90 nations, St. Cloud State is home to a wide range of perspectives and diversity that makes the university's global focus award-worthy.  If you're ready to learn and grow on one of the Midwest's most exciting, multicultural campuses, you're in the right place.

Students can enroll in undergraduate courses at St. Cloud State as well as our Intensive English Center.

Institutional Partners

Interested to see if your home university is partners with St. Cloud State University? Explore our institutional partners. If your university isn’t one of our partners, don’t worry! You can still study abroad to St. Cloud State University.  

Application Process

Explore more information about the application process and requirements such as language proficiency.

Cost of Attendance

One of the biggest questions students face when deciding to study abroad is the cost of the program. Here you can find more information about the cost structure of the Semester at SCSU program.