Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO

Saint Louis University, founded in 1818, is a Jesuit, Catholic University. Its 282-acre campus is located in St. Louis, MO.

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO

At Saint Louis University, we welcome transfer students and the diversity of experiences they bring to our campus.


Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Size: 7,984 students

Gender: 60% female, 40% male

Geographic diversity: 50 states and 78 countries represented

Student-faculty ratio: 9:1

Average class size: 27 students

Faculty excellence: 99% of full-time faculty hold terminal degrees.

student involvement: More than 170 organizations to join

Athletics: SLU competes in 18 NCAA Division I sports and is a member of the Atlantic 10 Conference.

Greek life: 23 fraternities and sororities

Jesuits: 50 Jesuits teach, study, and minister at SLU.

Service: The Princeton Review ranks SLU #2 in the United States for community service engagement.

Visit Opportunities

At Saint Louis University, students are in the center of everything. SLU’s campus in Midtown St. Louis stretches across more than 271 acres. Students and visitors alike appreciate the beauty and unique community in the middle of a bustling city.

A variety of visit programs are offered throughout the
year to meet your needs. You can also set up an individualized visit to fit your interests: tour campus, sit down with an admission counselor, shadow a class, meet with an academic department, and more. For dates, descriptions, and registration, go to slu.edu/visit.

Come see us!
We’re excited to show you around SLU! Get a taste of campus and schedule your visit at slu.edu/visit, or email visitslu@slu.edu.

Can’t make it to campus? Get a preview of SLU by searching “virtual tour” at slu.edu.

- Aviation Management
- Flight Science
Aerospace Engineering
African American Studies
American Studies*
Analytics and Enterprise Systems
Art History
Athletic Training*
Bioethics and Health Studies
- Biological Chemistry and Molecular Biology
- Biological Sciences
- Cell Biology and Physiology
- Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation
- Plant Science

Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Biology and Pharmacology*
Civil Engineering
Classical Humanities
- Advertising and Public Relations
- Communication Studies
- Journalism and Media Studies

Communication Sciences and Disorders*
Computer Engineering
Computer Science*
Criminology and Criminal Justice*
Data Science
- Early Childhood
- Early Childhood with Early Childhood Special Education
- Elementary Education
- Elementary Education with Special Education
Electrical Engineering
- Bioelectronics
Engineering Physics
- Creative Writing
- Research-Intensive English
- Rhetoric, Writing, and Technology

Environmental Science
- Atmosphere
- Biology
- Chemistry
- Geoscience

Environmental Studies
- Advocacy and Discourse
- Economics, Politics, and Public Policy
- Natural Sciences
- Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics
- Society and the Environment through Space and Time
Forensic Science
German Studies
Greek and Latin Languages and Literature
Health Information Management
Health Management
Health Sciences
Information Technology Management
International Business*
International Studies
Investigative and Medical Sciences
Italian Studies
Leadership and Human Resource Management
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Laboratory Science
Medieval Studies
- Music Studies
- Performance

Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nutrition and Dietetics*
Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy*
Philosophy for Ministry
Physical Therapy*
Political Science*
- International Relations
- Public Law
- Public Policy

Public Health*
Radiation Therapy
Russian Studies
Social Work*
- Gender, Sexuality, and the Body
- Health and Medicine
- Law, Crime, and Deviance
- Urbanization, Immigration, and Demography
Sports Business
Studio Art
- Ceramics
- Computer Art
- Drawing
- Graphic Design
- Painting
- Printmaking
- Sculpture

Theological Studies*
Women’s and Gender Studies*

Pre-physician Assistant

Colleges and Schools
College of Arts and Sciences
College of Philosophy and Letters
College for Public Health and Social Justice
Doisy College of Health Sciences
Parks College of Engineering, Aviation, and Technology
Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business
School of Education
School of Law
School of Medicine
School of Nursing
School for Professional Studies


Complete your degree
Because we know that each transfer student’s concerns are unique, we offer specialized programs and services to ensure a smooth transition. Dedicated transfer admission counselors will guide you through the process from application to credit transfer to financial aid. Visit opportunities will give you the full SLU experience and make sure all your questions are answered.

No matter where you started
your degree, we’d love to help you complete it at SLU!

SLU at a glance
Founded in 1818, Saint Louis University is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious Catholic institutions. Rooted in Jesuit values and its pioneering history as the firstuniversity west of the Mississippi River, SLU offers nearly 13,000 students a rigorous, transformative education of the whole person. At the core of the University’s diverse community of scholars is SLU’s service-focused mission, which challenges and prepares students to make the world a better, more just place.

Beyond the classroom
At Saint Louis University, students learn by doing, building on knowledge and skills gained in the classroom with hands-on practice and labwork along with internships and service learning. Students in all of SLU’s undergraduate majors—from business to health care to the arts and humanities—have opportunities to practice the real-world skills sought after by today’s employers.

SLU offers students something
rare in higher education: the opportunity to study at a place where academic achievement and scientific advancement unite with a commitment to community. And that collaboration pays off: six months after graduation, 94% of our graduates are working, volunteering, or in graduate or professional school.

SLU’s campus in Madrid and more
than 40 study abroad programs give you the opportunity to grow as a global citizen.

Our dynamic city
Amazing outdoor spaces, one-of-a-kind museums, world-class theater experiences, and a wealth of internship and job opportunities means St.Louis doesn’t just have “somethingfor everyone”—it has something for you.

Home to nearly three million peo
ple, the St. Louis metro region is easily accessible by air, car, and train