International Student Information
Make sure you have everything ready and on time with our Application Checklist for St. John’s University.
Information listed on this page is subject to change. Please email is at [email protected] with any questions you have.
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS
SAT or ACT SCORES
The English Language Immersion Toward Excellence (ELITE) program
Language Proficiency Test
33-60 or no score
5.5-3.0 or no score
≤89 or no score
≤43 or no score
≤399 or no score
≤25 or no score
*American Samoa; Antigua and Barbuda; Australia; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Bermuda; Botswana; British Virgin Islands; Canada (except Quebec, unless English native speaker or attended English high school); Dominica; Eswatini; Gambia; Ghana; Grenada; Grand Cayman; Guyana; Ireland; Jamaica; Kenya; Lesotho; Liberia; Malawi; Mauritius; New Zealand; Nigeria; Papua New Guinea; Sierra Leone; Singapore; South Africa; St. Kitts and Nevis (St. Christopher); St. Lucia; St. Vincent and the Grenadines; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Isle; Uganda; United Kingdom; U.S. Pacific Trust; Zambia; and Zimbabwe. This list is subject to change. The Office of International Admission reserves the right to require additional documentation and waive certain requirements as part of the admission process.
Certain programs may have additional requirements, please visit your major to see if more application materials are required. The University reserves the right to require SAT or ACT scores for additional programs as necessary.