International Applicants

The University of San Diego welcomes applications from students all over the world. We have over 600 international students from 73 countries currently enrolled in our undergraduate and graduate programs.

Admission Eligibility

If you are not a US citizen or permanent resident, you should apply for admission as an international student. If you are a US citizen or permanent resident who studies abroad, you are considered a domestic applicant and will follow the requirements for first-year applicants. To learn more about international undergraduate admission requirements, please review the following:


  • Pathway Program
  • International First-Year Applicants
  • International Transfer Applicants
  • Application Checklist
  • English Proficiency
  • Merit Scholarships
  • Student Visa
  • On-Campus Housing Requirement

International Admissions Brochure

International Admissions Brochure (Chinese)

Contact Information

Please address all necessary documents to:

University of San Diego
Office of Undergraduate Admission
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492

For questions regarding international admission requirements, please email intluga@sandiego.edu.