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

  • Undergraduate course entry requirements eg BSc, BA.

Postgraduate Course Entry Requirements

For more information please visit our Postgraduate entry requirements pages.

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.

Detailed Information on the U.S. student loans at Lancaster.

You can 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.

Contact Us

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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