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International Students

International Students & On-Campus Housing

Welcome to Santa Clara University!

Undergraduate International Students

As a newly admitted international student, we encourage you to apply for on-campus housing as soon as possible but prior to May 1, 2018! If you're entering the university as a new first-year student, you'll complete the First-Year Student Housing Application. New international students can move into their residence hall between 9:00AM - 4:00PM on Sunday, September 19, 2018 in order to participate in International Student Orientation. Additional information about the specific location of where you will receive your keys, ACCESS Card and other move-in materials will be provided as we near the end of the 2018 summer. Learn about the application process for incoming First-Year Students.

Returning international students are not permitted to move into their residence hall prior to the official returning student Fall 2018 move-in date of Sunday, September 16, 2018.

If you have any questions about on-campus housing for international students, please do contact the Housing Office at or (408) 554 - 4900.

Graduate International Students

New incoming graduate or law international students can begin to apply for graduate on-campus housing via eCampus on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018.

The move-in date for new international law students is Sunday, August 5, 2018.
The move-in date for new international graduate students is TBD. 
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