International Admissions

Our Admissions team would like to welcome you to Stritch!  We can assist you through the application process.


Apply for Admission

Complete the online application for admission.

Meet English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose prior education was not conducted in English must demonstrate proficiency in one of the following ways:

Meet Our Academic Requirements

Applicants must meet academic requirements for the program to which they are applying.  

Undergraduate Daytime Program

Freshmen (first time in college): Students who have not attended college or university, or have attempted less than 12 college credits (ESL courses not applicable) must submit:

  • Official ACT or SAT scores (SAT critical reading and math)
  • Evaluation of academic credentials:
    • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
    • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Freshmen applicants must order a course-by-course evaluation.

Transfer Students: Students who have attempted 12 or more college credits (ESL courses are not applicable) in the US or at a foreign college or university must submit:

  • Evaluation of academic credentials:
    • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
    • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Transfer applicants must order a course-by-course evaluation.   

Undergraduate Evening Program in Business

Freshmen (first time in college): Students who have not attended college or university, or have attempted less than 12 college credits (ESL courses not applicable) must submit:

  • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
  • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Freshmen applicants must order a course-by-course evaluation.
  • Two years of full time work experience

Transfer Students: Students who have attempted 12 or more college credits (ESL courses are not applicable) in the US or at a foreign college or university must submit:

  • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
  • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Transfer applicants must order a course-by-course evaluation.
  • Two years of full time work experience.

Graduate Program (MBA and MSM)

  • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
  • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Graduate applicants need to provide both a degree equivalency and cumulative GPA conversion evaluation report. The course-by-course evaluation is not required.
  • Three years of full time work experience.

Graduate Program (All other)

  • US-based transcripts should be sent directly from the educational institution to Cardinal Stritch University.
  • Non-US credentials must be evaluated by a nationally accredited credential evaluation service to determine US equivalency. We recommend using World Education Service or Education Credential Evaluators. The evaluation must be sent directly from the evaluation service to Cardinal Stritch University. Graduate applicants need to provide both a degree equivalency and cumulative GPA conversion evaluation report. The course-by-course evaluation is not required.
  • Program specific requirements, for example: letters of recommendation, CV/resume, and essays.

Send application materials to:

Cardinal Stritch University
6801 N. Yates Road, Box 516
Milwaukee, WI 53217-3985  USA
Phone: (414) 410-4000  
Email: admissions@stritch.edu

IMPORTANT: These instructions will help you study in degree programs held on campus in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at Cardinal Stritch University. F-1 visas are not available for online study or for degree programs offered at other Stritch locations.