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International Students

International Resources

At Drexel University, we are committed to our values of diversity and global engagement. We recognize that our graduate student body and the entire University benefit from the experiences and perspectives of students from all over the world.

Students from nearly 100 countries have made Drexel their choice for graduate education. Located in Philadelphia, America's sixth largest city and one of the nation's most historic and diverse, Drexel gives international students a vibrant introduction to American culture while honoring the contributions of all cultures.

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Academic Opportunities

Academic Opportunities

Explore all of our graduate academic options, which include more than 120 programs.

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Career Development at Drexel

Career Development at Drexel

Find out how the Steinbright Career Development Center and our commitment to hands-on experience provide international students with exposure to professional opportunities before they graduate.

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University Rankings

University Rankings

Drexel is among the nation's most prestigious and highly respected universities in the nation, and we are proud of the recognition we have received.

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Campus Groups and Activities

Campus Groups and Activities

Life at Drexel is filled with unique opportunities to explore your interests and make new friends. Check out some of the things you can do while you're here.

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Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

Get a firsthand glimpse of what it's like to be a Drexel Dragon. Take a tour of Drexel before you even set foot on campus.

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia

We embrace the city and view it as our extended campus. Check out some of the unique opportunities our hometown has to offer.

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Visit Drexel

Visit Drexel

We hope you'll visit us on campus to experience life at Drexel. We offer a variety of visit options to fit your schedule.

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Health Care

Health Care

We value the health and safety of our Dragons. To ensure everyone's well-being, there are some important health-related steps students need to take before arriving on campus.

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Housing

Housing

Drexel offers a variety of on- and off-campus housing accommodations for our students, depending upon their program an year of study.

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Visa Application Process

Visa Application Process

The Visa application process has a number of steps, but our team is here to guide you throughout the process.

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Financing Options

Financing Options

Financing a Drexel education is a partnership. International students at Drexel are encouraged to explore their financing options, including merit-based scholarships, grants, and the Drexel Global Scholar Program.

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Application Instructions

Application Instructions

Take a closer look at the criteria Drexel takes into consideration when determining admission and discover your next steps.

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Admissions Representatives

Admissions Representatives

Our admissions representatives can provide you with everything you need to know about admission to Drexel.

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Contact Admissions

Contact Admissions

If you have any questions, we're here to help. Contact the Office of Graduate Admissions via email at enroll@drexel.edu or phone at 215.895.6700.

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Additional International Student Resources

Drexel Central

Your one stop for the Offices of the Bursar, Financial Aid, and Registrar.

International Students & Scholars Services (ISSS)

Advising international students, scholars, and faculty regarding immigration, visas, cultural adjustment, and personal concerns.

English Language Center

Offering a variety of programs to help international students improve their English language skills.

The Graduate College

Advocating for graduate students through the lifecycle of their Drexel experience, along with developing academic, cultural, and social programming that enhances the graduate student community.

The Graduate Preparation Program

Preparing international students for the challenges of reading, writing, speaking, and listening in the American graduate environment.

International Graduate Student Association

A student organization advocating for the interests — and addressing the concerns — of Drexel 's international graduate student population. ISGA works to augment international graduate student life at Drexel and provide a medium for communication between international graduate students, the University community, international graduate student alumni, professional societies, and the outside community.

Commuter Student Resources

A University office that acts as an advocate for Drexel students that live off-campus, focused on supporting all aspects of the commuter experience, including student engagement and off-campus housing.