Undergraduate Transfer Program

If you have already completed college or university-level courses and want to transfer to Saint Louis University, our Undergraduate Transfer Program (UTP) is for you. You'll receive an estimate of transferable credits toward your degree before you start your program.

Our UTP provides a customized path to earning your bachelor's degree at SLU. You won't repeat course work and will receive additional academic, language and cultural support to help you excel at a US university.

Course features

  • Transfer of credits from your college or university-level classes to your degree
  • Customized curriculum of university credit-bearing courses
  • Guaranteed progression to any undergraduate program upon successful completion of your UTP
  • Academic advising throughout the program including progression and student success advisors
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This International Year One 1-Semester program lasts six months and is designed for students who already have a higher level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, IELA 172 (169 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 120

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


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Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 2-Semester program lasts 12 months and is designed for students who have a moderate level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, IELA 162 (154 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 90

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 3-Semester program lasts 18 months and is designed for students who need a more intensive English-language program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 40, Completion of Academic English Level 3, IELA 154 (145 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 75

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
This International Year One 1-Semester program lasts six months and is designed for students who already have a higher level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, IELA 172 (169 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 120

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 2-Semester program lasts 12 months and is designed for students who have a moderate level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, IELA 162 (154 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 90

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 3-Semester program lasts 18 months and is designed for students who need a more intensive English-language program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 40, Completion of Academic English Level 3, IELA 154 (145 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 75

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
This International Year One 1-Semester program lasts six months and is designed for students who already have a higher level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, IELA 172 (169 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 120

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 2-Semester program lasts 12 months and is designed for students who have a moderate level of English.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, IELA 162 (154 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 90

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

This International Year One 3-Semester program lasts 18 months and is designed for students who need a more intensive English-language program.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 40, Completion of Academic English Level 3, IELA 154 (145 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 75

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?


What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, IELA 172 (169 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 120

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, IELA 162 (154 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 90

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 50 (10 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.0 (4.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 40, Completion of Academic English Level 3, IELA 154 (145 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 75

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 75 (17 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 50, IELA 172 (169 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 120

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30

Which degrees are available?

What do I need to progress?

Minimum 2.5 cumulative SLU GPA (GPA may vary depending on major). Successful Completion of Writing Portfolio. Grade of B or better in all classes counting toward major. No C-/D/F/W/I/P/NP/S/U grades.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL 60 (13 subscores in reading and writing), IELTS 5.5 (5.0 subscores in reading and writing), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4, IELA 162 (154 subscores in reading and writing), or Duolingo 90

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Secondary/high school degree or equivalent. 2.5 minimum GPA on a 4.0 scale. Minimum 12 university transfer credits.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that average $4,000-$10,000 per qualified student.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information (Year 1 of study plan)

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 30