International Student Application for Admission
|If you are already in the United States, please answer the following questions:|
|a. On what date did you enter the U.S.?
|b. Social Security Number
|c. Visa type:
|d. If other type of Visa, please specify
|e. If you hold a student visa, which institution issued the form I-20 on which you received your visa?
|f. Name(s) of colleges/universities you have attended since entering the U.S.
|g. Reason for transferring:
|If you have traveled or lived in countries other than |
your own, please indicate places, dates and purpose.
|Bachelor's (4 year) degree applicants only:|
Do you wish to be considered for a partial undergraduate scholarship from St. Catherine University?
If yes: Please complete the Certification of Finances and the Undergraduate International Student Financial Aid Application.
If no: Please complete the Certification of Finances form.
|How much money, in US dollars, do you expect to have for each year of your studies at St. Catherine University? |
(Do not include money you anticipate that you will receive in scholarships from the University.)
|If you enroll at St. Catherine's, please list the name(s) and |
relationship of family members who might accompany you:
|Name(s) of friends & relatives who have attended St. Catherine University/College of St. Catherine (past or present):|
|Activities and Awards
Please list any scholastic awards or honors you have received. If you are a member of Phi Beta Kappa, please send a copy of your membership card with your application. |
|Educational Background Summary
|Instructions for the table below:|
- This chart is intended to show your entire educational history to the present. If necessary, please submit additional pages by mail.
- Applicants must complete columns 1 through 9 - in full - to be considered for admission.
- Include all university-level studies, if applicable.
On each line write the appropriate years (for example, 2000-2001 or 2000) for every school year you attended.
These are actual years you attended school. Your 10th year is number 10, your 11th year is number 11, etc.your second year is number 2, etc. Please combine your first six years of formal schooling on one line. After this line, please account for every year on a separate line. If you were out of school for a length of time, please also indicate this.
Write your age. If you were 6 years old when you attended school for the first time write 6 on the first line. Continue by writing your correct age for each grade you attended school.
Write the kind of school you attended. For example: kindergarten, elementary, grundschule, volkschule, mittelschule, gymnasium, lycee, colegio, ecolo superieur, secondary school, grammar school, teacher's college, university, etc.
Enter the name of each school attended that year.
Write the city, village or town where each school you have attended is located.
Write the language used in class by your teachers.
Write the name of any examination(s) you passed or certificate(s) you obtained at the end of that school year. If you did not take an exam or receive any type of certificate for every year, leave this column for those specific years blank. For example, if you completed secondary school at the end of your twelfth year, on that line write the name of the credential or examining board. Please use the actual name as it appears on the credential.
Year in School
Kind of school (elementary, colegio, etc.)
Full name of school
School address (City and Country)
Language of instruction
Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees, Graduations
|If you have been out of school for more than six months, please explain briefly what you |
have been doing (for example, family obligations, travel, type of employment):
|Personal Statement - Bachelor's Degree Applicants Only |
Please write (or type) a 300-500 word statement on topic A or B.
A. Please write an essay in English addressing two of the following points:
Your study objectives.
Your reasons for wanting to study in the USA.
Why you have chosen to apply at St. Catherine University.
Describe how you will make use of what you have studied in the US in your future.
B. Please write an essay in English in the form of any imaginary letter to your American roommate. Please address two of the following points:
Interests outside of the classroom. (hobbies, sports, music, community activitities, etc.)
Describe your best friend and why you like him/her (discuss his/her strengths, his/her weaknesses and his/her personal likes and dislikes.)
Discuss a favorite work of literature. What is it that you like about this work (novel, poem) and why?
Discuss one experience that changed your life. Why do you think this experience was significant for you?
|If there are additional factors that we should consider when evaluating your application, please attach an additional statement.|
Person to notify in case of emergency:
|The following information is OPTIONAL and is requested for use on U.S. federal and state reports as well as institutional research. Supplying this information is not used in determination of one's eligibility for admission, nor will it be used in any type of discriminatory manner.|
Did either of your parents graduate from a university?
If you have returned to your application and it is now complete, make sure you mark "No" to the "Return" question above prior to submitting the application.
To the best of my knowledge, the information in this application is true. I understand that misrepresentation of facts on this application or in supporting documents will be cause for refusal of admission, cancellation of admission or suspension from the university. I agree to abide by the policies and regulations of St. Catherine University. I understand I am responsible for the authenticity of all documents submitted by me or on my behalf.
If you do not see a "Submit Application" button, please verify that you have checked the electronic signature certification checkbox above.
|This application must be completed in full. Refer to instructions to make sure all required documents are enclosed.|
For more information:
Office of International Admissions
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue
St. Paul, Minnesota 55105 USA
United States of America
Phone: (651) 690-6029
Fax: (651) 690-8824