Applying to St. Francis Xavier University as an International Student is quick and easy. International students fill out the same application as domestic students, using the same academic admissions requirements. View academic admissions requirements.
There are language requirements (below) for applicants whose first language is not English. Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate English competence.
The IELTS test is preferred and strongly recommended.
Other acceptable tests are:
Learn more about English language tests.
Students who do not meet the minimum English language requirements are encouraged to enroll in StFX's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program. The program is also suitable for:
Students in the EAP program experience life at university through organized visits to lectures on campus in different academic disciplines. Students are also encouraged to participate fully in the university experience through social and cultural activities. For more information on this program please contact StFX's International Office: firstname.lastname@example.org.