These pages will provide you with information specific to you, as a student coming from USA. You may also find useful our general information for international students, prospective undergraduates and postgraduates, and departments pages.
Our relationship with USA
The University of Sheffield has a long established relationship with USA and we have been welcoming students here for many decades.
The first known American graduate of Sheffield graduated from us in 1924 and we are delighted you are interested in following that tradition.
International Office - USA team contacts
The USA team is here to help you and offers a comprehensive 'one stop' service to students from USA.
Our role includes:
- Advice and counselling for you and your parents on all aspects of study in Sheffield including courses, tuition fees and available scholarships and making an application to study with us;
- Information and practical details about living in Sheffield including finding somewhere to live, how to get here and what happens when you arrive;
- Answering your questions about the city of Sheffield and student life here;
- Possible opportunity to meet a member of staff when they visit the USA to get information and advice on your application to Sheffield;
You may have already met us during one of the many visits we make to the USA throughout the year. If you haven't met us yet, then we hope you will.
If you have a general enquiry that is not answered within these pages please use our frequently asked questions database, Ask Sheffield – this has answers to most of the questions we receive.
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United States Federal Student Loan Programme.
The University of Sheffield, is an approved school participating in the US Federal Loan Program.
If you cannot find the answer to your question on Ask Sheffield, please contact the USA Team.