We have been welcoming students from the USA for many years and have many research partnerships and student exchange programmes with leading universities including Boston College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
There are currently over 100 students from the USA studying undergraduate and postgraduate courses on our campus.
This information is specifically for students from the USA who are interested in studying for a degree at Lancaster. Study Abroad students can find information about short term study here.
Entry Requirements for Students from the USA
High entrance requirements for our degree courses at Lancaster reflect the quality of the University.
Undergraduate Course Entry Requirements
Postgraduate Course Entry Requirements
For information on postgraduate entry requirements please contact the relevant Postgraduate Admissions teams.
Fees and Scholarships
For more information about tuition fees, scholarships and living costs please see: Fees and Funding.
Lancaster University is recognised by the U.S. Department of Education, and participates in the U.S. Government (Federal) student loans system.
Support for you in the USA
Our official agent in the USA is listed below. You can contact them directly for more information about study opportunities at Lancaster University. They can also offer practical advice on UK visa requirements and studying in the UK.
You can also find useful information about studying in the UK on the EducationUK USA website.
Visits to your Region
We make regular visits to the USA throughout the academic year to give you the opportunity to meet a member of staff to get information and advice on applying to Lancaster.
To find when we are next visiting the USA please see Visits to your region.
Student Societies for American students
Lancaster University offers a welcoming global community. Nearly 2,500 international students from more than a hundred countries study at the University. American students play a role in the cultural and social life of Lancaster University and the following societies are popular with our American students:
For more information about student societies and activities please see: Life at Lancaster.
The Lancaster International Office is here to help and advise students from the USA. If you cannot find the information you require in these pages please email the USA Team.
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