St. Ambrose University


St. Ambrose University

St. Ambrose University education equips you like no other - because St. Ambrose is a university like no other. You'll learn to think deeply, travel boldly, and use your abilities for the good of others. Through relentless commitment to what is right and building a system of individualized support, we are empowering each and every student to become their best self.

At. St. Ambrose, we don't wait for the future to arrive. We pursue it with everything we've got.

Let’s start this journey together.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Health Science

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation

Application information

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At St. Ambrose, we believe it takes more than one extra step to achieve success. By providing an education that supersedes the classroom, we are ready to tackle issues and contribute solutions – for today and tomorrow.        

We offer more than 60 academic programs, pre-professional academic tracks, and graduate degrees to advance your career. At St. Ambrose, you get so much more than a textbook education. You get a high quality, private college education that is affordable.

Learn more about Admissions and Aid at St. Ambrose University.

Additional Information

At SAU, we believe great things happen when you step out of your comfort zone or run with your ability to rally, lead, and explore. Ambrosians are surrounded with these opportunities. 

Here, you can join or lead more than 80 student clubs and organizations. Through Campus Ministry, explore your faith and the difference it can make in how you walk through the world. In our residence halls, you'll be surrounded by peers who challenge and support you.

Experience everything St. Ambrose offers – including a remarkable impact on your life.

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Be encouraged – and excited – about what lies in your future, especially college! As you continue to make plans, know we are with you and here to keep you on track to enroll when the time comes.
At St. Ambrose you're free to explore, grow, and impact the world. Begin your journey by scheduling a visit - both on campus and virtual options now available.

"I have been very well-prepared, not only in how to practice my profession but in how to live a good life. How to make connections. How to really embrace the people and the situations around me. I'm excited about that."

Elizabeth Braun, Psychology '18 and Doctor of Occupational Therapy '21

Admissions office

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School location

518 W Locust
Davenport, IA 52803, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 383-2627