Getting Started

Financial Aid Information

You will be expected to pay for the following:

Visit the Financial Aid website for more information.

Campus Scholarships, Woods Online Scholarships, Graduate Scholarships

Agreements with International Universities

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College has agreements with several international schools, including:

There may be discounted tuition rates available, for both visiting and degree-seeking students. Please check with The Office of Admission, phone 1-800-926-SMWC, or email admission(at), for more information about these international agreements.

Admitted International Student Information

  1. Finalize travel arrangements
  2. Obtain health insurance
  3. Letter from the Campus Life Office (PDF)
  4. Academic calendar and important dates (PDF)
  5. Complete new student forms
    1. Health Form (PDF)
    2. Housing Form (PDF)
    3. Travel Form (PDF)
  6. Obtain your visa
  7. Contact us if you need anything

I-20 - Student Visa Information

For additional information about visa regulations, please see the U.S. Department of State visa information:

International Student Orientation

When you arrive, an Orientation Team of domestic and international students (who are eager to meet you!) will do their best to make you feel at home at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College. Your first week here will be filled with activities designed to help you meet new people and get to know our campus and the local community. You will find The Woods a warm and friendly place where faculty, staff, and students work together to make our community friendly and welcoming for all.