Lawrence University, a top-ranked, undergraduate, private, liberal arts college and conservatory of music. International students thrive in our welcoming and supportive community of students from more than 30 countries.

Liberal arts students see and approach the world in a different way and at this point I do not think I could be anywhere else. 

 - Ines Valencia-Graul


of students are international students

Lawrentians come from all over the world.

8 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Small class sizes mean big opportunities to pursue your passions.



You'll be part of a curious, creative, and close community.

Connect with a student and learn about their experience at Lawrence.

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The Power of Engaged Learning

Lawrence has a student-faculty ratio of 8:1, one of the lowest student-faculty ratios in the U.S.A. which allows you to actively participate in challenging and meaningful learning experiences with your professors and peers.

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Success in Life After Lawrence

97% of Lawrence graduates are starting their careers at places like Google, the Mayo Clinic, and LinkedIn, or are pursuing graduate degrees at top universities.

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Getting Ready to Apply?

Learn about the application requirements for international students. 

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Funding Your Lawrence Education

We are committed to assisting international students in affording Lawrence. Learn more about scholarships and financial aid.

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Support You Can Feel

As an international student, you will find a support network at Lawrence that will help you succeed.