Welcome to the home for international admissions for Wagner College! You will find all of the necessary information regarding the application process, current students from around the world, scholarships and more. Wagner was the only college or university in New York with 3 or more “programs to look for,” and 1 of only 3 such schools in the tri-state area (the others were Yale and Princeton) on the U.S. News & World Report 2013 college rankings list. Students from around the globe attend Wagner, hailing from 43 different states in the USA and over 27 different countries!
Wagner College sits on a hill overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and the New York City Harbor, has a beautiful 105-acre, park-like campus that is only a ferry ride away from the cultural, intellectual, and professional heart of America – Manhattan. For students, this ideal location means the difference between a typical college education and an educational experience filled with exceptional learning and exciting internship and career opportunities. For international students, our location is ideal for accessibility with our region’s three international airports, allowing the city to be the major cultural hub of the world.
U.S. President Bill Clinton speaks at a rally in the Spiro Sports Center at Wagner College.
New York City isn’t the only reason an international student should consider Wagner College. Our institution offers a student-friendly campus where international students can thrive due to our small classes and individualized attention. In addition, our safe campus provides an excellent balance between a quiet environment focused on academics with the chance to experience, intern and live in the greatest city in the world. With Wagner’s heralded Wagner Plan for the Practical Liberal Arts, our students gain real world experience and contacts through internships specific to Wagner College at some of the top international corporations in the world.