An Education Designed with you in Mind
This is where it all begins.
Your path to an inspiring future filled with self-discovery, lifelong connections, and transformative experiences starts right here. At Saint Louis University, you’ll be empowered to match your personal interests with your academic passions. Your dynamic student experience will help you meet your educational goals—even those you haven’t yet imagined. Take a look at all that SLU has to offer, and learn what it truly means to be a Billiken.
How Will You Enter SLU?
New First-Year Student
Ready to Be a Billiken? Apply as a freshman online or through the Common Application. Don't forget to plan a visit to campus.
No matter where you started your education, SLU is a great place to continue it. Explore our scholarships and talk to admissions counselors dedicated to assisting transfer students.
Nearly 10% of SLU’s students come from outside the United States. Learn about our highly ranked academic programs, and explore options for need-based scholarships and financial aid.
For prospective graduate and professional (e.g., law, medicine) students, SLU offers post-baccalaureate degree programs and a vibrant community of scholars.
Take classes online to earn your bachelor’s or master’s degree, or gain additional certification on a flexible, accelerated schedule.
Eligible high school juniors and seniors, as well as students from any college or university, are welcome to enroll in nearly 600 college credit courses during the summer session.
From discounted tuition rates for select programs to participation in the Yellow Ribbon program, SLU helps maximize your military benefits.
Scholarships & Financial Aid
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