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International Admission

In Their Own Words: Current International Students Talk All Things St. John’s!

The above vlog was created by a few of our current international students. You can watch the longer version of this vlog here.

International Admission at St. John's

As a leading Catholic university, St. John’s offers world-class academics and a friendly residential campus in exciting New York City. In addition to merit scholarships, international first-time freshmen students also qualify for additional scholarships. 

Consider the many benefits of attending St. John's, including 

International Student Admission Guide

Success at St. John's

Oleksandra “Sasha” Arkhangelska ’18SRM

Navigating Risk: Sasha Arkhangelska's Journey to Excellence in Enterprise Risk Management

An international student from Germany, Oleksandra “Sasha” Arkhangelska ’18SRM earned a Master of Science degree in Enterprise Risk Management from the School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (now the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science) at The Peter J. Tobin College of Business on the Manhattan, NY, campus at St. John’s University

Oleksandra “Sasha” Arkhangelska ’18SRM The Peter J. Tobin College of Business


Ms. Arkhangelska is Associate Director, Global Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM), for the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) in New York, NY, where she resides. UBS is a global firm providing financial services in more than 50 countries. She is also a Risk Management adjunct lecturer at GSRM. 

Chand Karla infront of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

International Student Living Out a Wall Street Dream

The St. John’s University Executive-in-Residence Program (EIRP) did not just prepare Chand Kalra ’22MBA for life as a financial professional—it helped him land that all-important first job.

Chand Kalra ’22MBA The Peter J. Tobin College of Business


Mr. Kalra excelled in his M.B.A. program, but eager for real-world business experience, he applied to the EIRP, which is among the most competitive programs at Tobin. A maximum of 18 students are selected to each class. Students take part in actual problem-solving with area businesses and nonprofits in a mix of in-class instruction and on-site observation.

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