Welcome back, returning students, to your college journey!

If you began your college experience at St. Edward’s and are looking to return to school, we want you back on the hilltop! Or if you started college elsewhere and are ready to return, St. Edward’s could be your perfect next step. 

We’ve made it easy for returning students to get the most from our premier, highly personalized education, with more focused support that targets your aspirations. From day one to graduation, you’ll be connected to a team of people and opportunities that enhance your success.

  • Your personal success coach will work with you to build a roadmap that guides you in creating and achieving your goals.
  • Dedicated advisors, professors and mentors will help you stay on course to succeed.
  • Meaningful research opportunities and extracurriculars will enrich your real-world learning and career preparation.

Maybe you’re returning to finish your bachelor’s degree, or you’re a temporary student. Maybe you want to supplement your bachelor’s degree with additional credits ... or take a class purely for enjoyment. Whatever your ambitions, we welcome you and want you to succeed.

Spring Application Deadline: Nov. 15
Fall Application Deadline: July 1

Use the St. Edward’s online or printed application to apply.

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Additional Resources

Academic Bulletins (PDF Course Catalogs)
Office of Veteran Affairs

Contact the Office of Admission 


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