Exchange Student Program

Becoming an Exchange Student:
The College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University (CSB/SJU) welcomes exchange students from our partner institutions every semester. This site is designed to provide information to semester and year-long exchange students.

How to get involved:
If you are a Bennie or a Johnnie who would like to get more involved with the CSB/SJU Exchange Student Program, please contact Mallory Smith, Some opportunities include mentoring an exchange student and becoming roommates with an exchange student.

How to apply:
First, you must apply to Study Abroad at your home institution. After you have been accepted into the program by your home institution, you will need to fill out our Application for International Exchange Admission online.

Application for International Student Exchange Admission

In order to apply, you will need:

  • Copy of your Academic Transcript
  • Copy of passport identification page
  • Copy of English Test Scores (non-native English speakers only)
  • Copy of your bank statements
  • Letter of Support from your financial guarantor

March 1: for Fall Semester (August- December)

October 1: for Spring Semester (January-May)

Course Registration:
Please refer to our course catalog for exchange students. Our recommended courses can be found in the introduction. You must select your top 5 choices by March 15th for Fall and October 15th for Spring and submit the Course Registration Form Online.