Admissions & Aid
Our admissions and financial aid teams are ready to help you and your family navigate to the North Country.
The Journey Begins
As you begin to explore colleges, we’re excited that St. Lawrence University is among your destination options.
We’re looking for curious students who are eager to make a positive impact on the world; that’s why we take a holistic approach to reviewing applications. Test scores are optional here; we’re interested in the whole you, from your academic interests and achievements to your hobbies and extracurricular experience.
There's also no application fee. We believe that if you can see yourself here, there should be no barriers to your ability to apply.
Our admissions team is excited to learn more about you, as well as to tell you more about our incredible academic programs and supportive community, show you around our beautiful campus and help you through the application process.
Contact us any time at firstname.lastname@example.org or during normal business hours at (800) 285-1856.
Application & Deadline Information
You can apply using the Common Application or the St. Lawrence application. Here’s a quick look at some upcoming deadlines for first-year students interested in starting in the fall of 2022.
|Early Decision||Nov. 1-Feb. 1|
|Regular Decision||Feb. 1|
|Transfer Students (Spring Entry)||Nov. 1|
|Transfer Students (Fall Entry)||March 1|
Visit Us: Experience St. Lawrence IRL
Immersing yourself in our community is the best way to discover if St. Lawrence is right for you. While you’re in the region, make time to check out the scenery; maybe fit in a short hike or apple-picking excursion?
Apply to St. Lawrence
We think big-picture, just like our students. A rigorous class schedule shows us you’re curious and ready to explore, while your interests, activities and achievements help us understand how you’ll contribute to our community.
It’s not college. It’s an academic adventure.
Our campus in Canton, N.Y., is just the starting point. When you attend St. Lawrence, the world becomes your classroom.
areas of study, including 69 majors and 41 minors
of recent graduates started a career or graduate program within a year
of Laurentians pursue a master’s or professional degree within five years
alumni network in the country
(The Princeton Review, 2021)
miles from the Adirondack Park and the Canadian border
live on campus
How We Welcome Laurentians to the Family
Long-standing traditions like the First-Year Cup combined with innovative living and learning experiences instill camaraderie among your class during your first week at St. Lawrence.