International StudentsPage address: https://english.mnsu.edu/tesl/international.html
International students can enjoy the same tuition price as U.S. students through the Cultural Contribution Scholarship. You will have the opportunity to learn with other international students as well as with students from the U.S.
The TESL program, through the Department of English, also offers graduate teaching assistantships (teaching freshman composition/ESL classes) and non-teaching assistantships at stipends of approximately $9000 over two semesters. Assistants receive full tuition remission for up to 18 credits over the academic year (two semesters).
TESL Graduate Degrees
TESL Undergraduate Degrees
Kearney International Center
- Preparing Your Arrival to MSU
- Mandatory International Student Orientation
- Transportation Services in Mankato
- Health Insurance
- Frequently Asked Questions
On-campus housing is handled by the office of residential life where new and current residents can find housing rates, areas to live, meal plans and general housing information on their homepage.
Please be aware that on-campus housing fills up quickly. If you are planning to live on-campus, you must reserve a room with the Office of Residential Life and pay a reservation fee ($250) as soon as possible. To apply for on-campus housing please login to E-Services (www.mnsu.edu/eservices/) with your TechID and Password and click on Housing and Dining to start your application. Information relating to prospective residents can be found online at www.mnsu.edu/reslife/new/.
For information on off-campus housing located close to the university please refer to the off-campus housing homepage.
For English translations and credential verifications of transcripts from foreign universities please obtain from a National Association of Credentials Evaluation Services member.