University of Saint Mary Joins Shorelight

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By Shorelight Team
Published on November 21, 2022

Shorelight is now working with the University of Saint Mary, near Kansas City, to enroll international students.

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University of Saint Mary is now accepting international student applications through Shorelight! Offering a wide range of degree programs in STEM, health care, business, arts, and education. Not far from Kansas City, Missouri, University of Saint Mary in Kansas provides a supportive educational environment at two campus locations in Leavenworth and Overland Park.

Why Choose University of Saint Mary?

  1. Successful careers begin at USM — Undergraduate, graduate, and accelerated degree programs covering in-demand fields such as health care and cyber security are designed to offer students the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to enter their preferred industry with a competitive edge.

  2. Have fun on campus – and off — The University of Saint Mary is just minutes from Kansas City, Missouri. Explore the region's rich cultural history, try out local cuisine, and cheer on local sports teams in a vibrant region known for welcoming hospitality.

  3. Receive a top-ranked education — Ranked a Best Midwestern College for 18 consecutive years by Princeton Review, University of Saint Mary has a strong reputation for providing students with an education that leads to long-term success.

Accolades for University of Saint Mary

U.S. News & World Report, 2023

  • #98 in Regional Universities Midwest (tie)

  • #43 in Top Performers on Social Mobility (tie)

Princeton Review

  • Best Midwestern College - 18 consecutive years

  • #7 Best Value Colleges in Kansas

University of Saint Mary’s Degree Programs for International Students



  • Accounting

  • Business Administration - Management

Liberal Arts

  • Interdisciplinary Studies

Math, Natural Sciences, & Information Technology

  • Chemistry

  • Cybersecurity

Browse the full list of undergraduate degree programs >


  • Master of Arts in Psychology (Executive)*

  • Masters of Business Administration (Executive)*

  • Master of Arts in Education (Executive)*

*Executive programs consist of evening, weekend, and/or a combination of online and in-person classes. Contact the university for more information.

Browse the full list of graduate degree programs >

With individual attention from expert faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and a learning environment designed to enhance student strengths, the University of Saint Mary offers so many ways for students to grow and thrive.

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