Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO

Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO

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Complete your degree at SLU

At Saint Louis University, we welcome transfer students and the diverse experiences they bring to our campus. Because we know that transfer students have unique concerns, 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. Transfer-specific visit programs 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! 

At a glance
Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution that values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. Building on a legacy of 200 years and serving nearly 13,000 students annually, SLU continues to move forward with a commitment to serving a higher purpose while seeking a greater good.

With 90 undergraduate programs and more than 100 graduate and professional programs, students from all 50 states and 82 countries travel to SLU in pursuit of a top-notch education. Rated among the nation’s top research universities, SLU boasts 15 undergraduate and graduate programs ranked among the top 50 in the country by U.S. News & World Report. 

Beyond the classroom
SLU offers students the opportunity to study at a place where academic achievement and scientific advancement unite with a commitment to community. Here, 99% of tenured faculty members hold the highest degree in their field. SLU students collaborate with premier scholars and researchers and conduct research that transforms their disciplines and the lives of others. Six months after graduation, 94% of our graduates are working, volunteering, or attending graduate or professional school.


Number 2

#2 school for community service | The Princeton Review

Number 7

#7 among top Catholic colleges | Niche

Number 56

#56 among “Best Value Schools” | U.S. News & World Report

Number 63

#63 among “Best Colleges for Veterans” | U.S. News & World Report, 2020

Top 10

St. Louis ranked among the “Top 10 Most Affordable Cities” | Niche

Top 100

Ranked among the top 100 national universities | U.S. News & World Report

Experience campus
At Saint Louis University, students are at 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. With multiple ways to experience campus, we invite you to explore the many ways you can interact with the Billiken community. Register for a virtual event, take a quiz and get individualized SLU information, talk to current students, or even download an app for a VR tour. For additional information, email

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “What I think makes SLU the right fit for me is the outlook most students have. There’s so much kindness in the students here at SLU, and in my experience, there truly is a community of people looking out for each other.”

    • Amber Cooley
  • “I came to SLU as a transfer student, and I’m so happy that I did. I love the community feel of SLU. As a Finance major in the Business School, SLU has classes that are challenging and preparing me for my future.”

    • Allison Ney