What It's Like to Be an International Student at Drexel
Drexel University is a renowned R1 research institution and leader in experiential learning. Studying at Drexel means you'll have the flexibility to pursue a wide variety of academic interests and combine it with up to 18 months of real-world experience in the profession you're considering through our cooperative education program (known as Drexel Co-op). Located in Philadelphia, PA — the birthplace of the country and the first and only U.S. World Heritage City — there’s so much to explore in this thriving city for education, culture, and history.
As an international student, your time at Drexel will also be one full of support from respected faculty members, mentors, and the staff in the office of International Students and Scholars Services (ISSS), who will help guide you every step of the way through graduation. And with a variety of student organizations, sports, inclusive communities, and more, you can always find something that meets your passions here at Drexel.
At a Glance: International Students at Drexel
At Drexel, we welcome all students from across the globe to experience one of the most innovative universities in the United States.
Is Applying to Drexel Right for You?
Review our international student application instructions to learn more about the steps to apply as well as the criteria our admissions representatives take into consideration when determining your admission to Drexel. You’re also encouraged to explore your financial aid opportunities, as Drexel does offer need-based aid to qualifying international students.
If you think Drexel is right for you, then apply today!
Drexel's International Gateway Program
Still Have Questions?
Our admissions representatives can provide you with everything you need to know about your admission to Drexel. You can also contact the Office of Admissions via email at email@example.com or phone at 215.895.2400. Finally, you can find quick answers to commonly asked questions and helpful links to additional information with our frequently asked questions.