United States of America

Welcome to Roehampton!

Congratulations on taking the first steps towards what will be one of the defining experiences in your life. Whichever degree programme you choose, by embarking on a degree at Roehampton you will be broadening your personal and intellectual horizons and we look forward to welcoming you to our University!

We host representatives from over 140 nationalities around the world, offering a uniquely diverse student experience. Our American students can be found across all of our academic departments including Business and law, Arts, Education, Psychology, Life Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities and Social Sciences.

What our US alumni say

We often visit schools, colleges and education fairs in the USA.

Please contact us for local school visit information. You can book a 1-to-1 appointment with Amanda or Ben any time.









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Please follow this link for information on how to make an application to study with us: How to Apply

Programme level Academic

Bachelor's (Undergraduate) We require:

  • A High School GPA of 2.8 or above. 

  • Standardised tests optional where high school transcripts can be provided at point of application. 

  • A Small number of bachelor programmes also carry a subject specific requirement. 
 Subject specific requirements can be met by achieving at least grade B in relevant subject area(s) from 11th or 12th grade,  ACT (26), SAT (1100) or two AP’s (3+).
  • We also consider credit transfer onto year 2 or 3 from a completed associate degree or one or two years prior study from a bachelor degree with a minimum GPA of 2.6 with at least 50% of sufficient classes in the preferred major.
Master Bachelor's degree minimum GPA 2.8 or 3.0, varies by programme.

Bachelor's degree minimum GPA 3.0

  • GMAT is considered, but not required

Please note above requirements are guidelines only. Each application will be assessed individually.

For more information please visit International students | Entry requirements for international students | University of Roehampton, London


USA citizens can apply for a Federal Loan as Roehampton is recognised by the US Department of Education. For further information please see US Federal Loans information. Roehampton's FAFSA School Code is G21019.

Tuition fee discounts

A 2% tuition fee discount will be given to all students who make full payment of their tuition fees online by the published date of enrolment. Our payment options can be found

A 20% tuition fee discount on campus-based courses will be given for all UK, EU and international Roehampton alumni holding a full undergraduate degree or postgraduate qualification and those who studied here on an exchange/study abroad programme, for any higher programme of study. This reduction will be applied to the tuition fee prior to payment.


International Excellence Scholarship

We offer a range of generous scholarships worth up to £4000 per year to high achieving undergraduate and postgraduate international students.

Undergraduate (Bachelor's)

  • £4000 scholarships available (x3 years)
  • £2500 scholarships available (x3 years)
  • £1000 scholarships available (x3 years)

Postgraduate (Master's)

September entry:

  • £4000 scholarships available (1 year)
  • £2500 scholarships available (1 year)
  • £1000 scholarships available (1 year)

January entry:

  • £4000 scholarships (1 year)
  • £2500 scholarships (1 year)
  • £1000 scholarships (1 year)
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship

This scholarship is available to all students enrolling in September 2023 and is worth £1500 as a tuition fee discount. It is applied automatically to anyone enrolling on a degree on the courses below:

School of Arts and Digital Industries

  • Dance (BA)  
  • Digital Media 
  • Film Production
  • Journalism
  • Media and Communications

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Biblical Studies and Theology
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Criminology and Policing
  • English Literature
  • History
  • History and Politics
  • Liberal Arts
  • Philosophy, Religion and Ethics
  • Politics and International Relations 
  • Politics, Philosophy and Economics 
  • Sociology 
  • Sociology and Social Anthropology 
  • Theology, Mission and Practice (FdA/BTh)

Further Information

This award cannot combine with any other Roehampton scholarship or discount. If you are eligible for two scholarships or discounts, we will award you the one with the highest value.

The University of Roehampton has sole discretion to assign, vary or withdraw this award.

Esports Scholarship We have launched a scholarship worth £1,500 a year for students with talents in esports, for those entering the University in 2019. We are also investing in growing esports at the University, with new facilities and a student society.
Roehampton Music Scholarship The University of Roehampton offer music scholarships to enable undergraduate and postgraduate students meet some of the costs of developing their talents through lessons, courses, or the purchase of relevant equipment (instruments/strings/sheet music etc.). This scholarship gives you up to £1200 cash award.
Alumni Referral Scholarship International students enrolling on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme who have been referred by an alumnus of the university who holds a full Roehampton qualification or who studied here on an exchange/study abroad programme will receive 20% off their tuition. Applicants must be enrolling in a programme which is taught on campus.
Scholarship for Sporting Excellence The University is dedicated to giving its students the opportunity to play sports at all levels. We recognise the difficulties students encounter trying to balance academic studies with training and competition schedules. The scholarships range from £500 - £1500 per year of study.
Roehampton College Scholarship We are committed to widening access to an international study experience at our beautiful campus in southwest London, and to help promote access to study opportunities at Roehampton we are pleased to offer any international or study abroad students applying from one of College partner institutions a Roehampton College Scholarship in the form of a 15% discount on tuition fees. Your scholarship will be applied in the form of a tuition fee discount.

For more details about these scholarships and to apply, please visit the Financial Support and Guidance pages.

Fullbright awards

The Fulbright-University of Roehampton Award in Dance and The Fulbright-University of Roehampton Scholar Award. Find out more.

September entry

All international students who apply before 31st July will be guaranteed university accommodation. Applications for September entry can be made from the beginning of February.

January entry

We also offer a range of accommodation options for students starting in January, applications can be made from the beginning of November.

For further information please refer to our accommodation pages.

We are proud of our beautiful parkland campus and would like to invite you to come and visit it! You can either register for an open day during the academic year, or you can contact us for a private campus tour.

For more details and to book a visit, please check the available times on our Open Day page and contact us at USA@roehampton.ac.uk.