St. Catherine University

St. Catherine University

St. Catherine University educates women to lead and influence. By valuing and integrating the liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic intellectual tradition, we emphasize scholarly inquiry and social justice teaching as lived by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. Committed to excellence and opportunity, we welcome a rich diversity of students, with a baccalaureate college for women at the heart of the university and graduate and adult colleges for women and men. St. Catherine University develops leaders who act with integrity. We are respected globally for educating women who transform the world.

Academic Programs

  • American Sign Language
  • Art & Design
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Data Science
  • Economics
  • Fashion Design
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Healthcare
  • Interpreting
  • Liberal Arts
  • Nursing
  • Research
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Student Accessibility and Accommodations
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Applying to St. Kate’s is free and easy! Submit your application, an essay, one letter of recommendation and your high school transcript to be considered for admission. ACT/SAT test score submission is optional.

Additional Information

100% of first-year students at St. Kate’s receive financial aid in the form of scholarships or grants. Complete your application to receive your customized scholarship and aid offer!

Visit us

Experience St. Catherine University for yourself! Ideally located between downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul, our beautiful campus is nestled in the charming Highland Park neighborhood. When you visit you can meet with an admissions counselor, tour campus with a current Katie, and learn all about our innovative and empowering community of women. Virtual and group visit opportunities are also available. Sign up for the option that is best for you at

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Admissions office

Visit us


2004 Randolph Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55105, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 656-5283