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Announcement - October is Free Application Month

In recognition of Minnesota’s designated College Knowledge Month throughout October, a time when many potential college students are pursuing their higher education options, St. Cloud State will waive the $20 application fee for all undergraduate applicants during the entire month of October.

Undergraduate Students

We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2016 and we will begin accepting applications for Fall 2016 on September 1, 2015.

  • Apply online
  • Download and print the Undergraduate Application (PDF)
  • Mail St. Cloud State the completed form with a check for $20 and transcripts
  • Call 320-308-2244 or 1-877-654-SCSU(7278) and we will send you an application
  • Visit your high school or community college counselor for a printed application

Call 1-877-654-7278 or email for further assistance.

International Students

For information about the International Student Application process visit:
Center for International Studies - International Admissions

Graduate Students

Contact Graduate Admissions for details about admission to the School of Graduate Studies.

The St. Cloud State University Annual Security and Fire Report is available for your review.
This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the University. The policy statements address the school’s policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security. The most recent three calendar years of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on-campus, at other University affiliated locations and on public property immediate adjacent to campus. This report is available online at
You may also request a paper copy from the Public Safety Department at 320-308-3333, or by emailing

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