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International Students

Thank you for your interest in applying to Edgewood College! Since 1927, Edgewood College has been welcoming students from all over the world to our campus in Madison, Wisconsin. We offer you the safety and personal attention of a small college along with resources and activities of the city of Madison, home to the State Capitol and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Benefits of Edgewood College

  • Small class sizes
  • Easy access to resources, internships and support services
  • Personal interaction with faculty members
  • Values-based education
  • Special support for international students
  • Safe and convenient on-campus housing options
  • Opportunities to participate in student organizations including cultural clubs such as International Club, Asian Student Association, Saudi Student Organization, and more!

Where is Edgewood College?

Edgewood College is located in hear of Madison, Wisconsin. Madison is 80 miles/128 kilometers from Milwaukee, WI and 150 miles/240 kilometers from Chicago, IL. There are regular buses to Madison from Milwaukee and Chicago.

With a population of approximately 250,000 residents, Madison is a vibrant college town with an abundance of parks and green spaces. Madison is home to the State Capitol, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, many government agencies and over 12,000 businesses, schools and health care facilities.

Located on the wooded shores of Lake Wingra, Edgewood College is located in a friendly residential community, on a safe and scenic 55 acre campus. It is within walking distance of shopping, restaurants, and recreational and cultural opportunities.

Edgewood College

Helpful Links for International Applicants

Academic Programs

Pre-Arrival Checklist for Admitted Students

Student Visa Information

Living in Wisconsin

Edgewood College's Center for Global Education

From Where do our International Students Come?

Students come to Edgewood College from all over the world for undergraduate and graduate degrees.  Locally we work with the Wisconsin English as a Second Language Institute (WESLI), the Madison English Language School (MESLS), Madison College and others to welcome degree-seeking international students to our campus.  We also welcome non-degree and exchange students from the following partners: 
  • Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
  • International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)
  • Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
  • Study USA Program through the British Council
  • Universidad Catolica de Santa Maria, Arequipa, Peru
  • Zhaoqing University, Zhaoqing, China
For more information, visit our International Partnerships page.  

View our International Student Brochure

International Student Brochure - English

国际学生指南--中文版 (International Student Brochure – Chinese)

Folleto para Estudiantes Internacionales (International Student Brochure – Spanish)

Brochure pour les étudiants internationaux (International Student Brochure - French)

كتيب الطالب الدولي (International Student Brochure - Arabic)

The Edgewood College Experience

Edgewood College's Center for Global Education