International Students

Get your degree from an academically excellent Christ-centered community. Go higher.

Welcome to Concordia

Whether you want a university to help you develop a clearer identity, improve your skills, explore your higher purpose or create a successful career, Concordia can provide you with the experience you need.

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In the Heart of the United States

Concordia University is located in Seward, Nebraska, a safe, small town and friendly community with clean air and a beautiful environment. Our town has a number of stores, restaurants, businesses and services close to campus.

Life in Nebraska
#44 Best Regional University Midwest U.S. News & World Report

Concordia is a nationally ranked, safe community.

  • Seward has the #1 lowest crime rate of 31 Nebraska cities with 5,000+ people.
  • Students experience safe, small-town life and relationships in Seward with big-town opportunities in Lincoln less than half an hour away.
  • Concordia has more than 50 undergraduate programs and 17 graduate programs from which to choose.

2014-2015 Cappies Awards

#9 Best College Dorms & #19 Safest Colleges

100% of Concordia's incoming, full-time undergraduate students receive some type of financial aid.

Resources for International Students

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Intensive English Program

Develop your English skills through the Intensive English Program at Concordia. With either a 6- or 12-week session, you will be immersed in the language each day you are here, learning about American culture and experiencing American education firsthand.

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Global Opportunities at Concordia

Global Opportunities

The Global Opportunities (GO!) Center offers international students the opportunity to interact with American students, which is a great way to make new friends and foster intercultural understanding.

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Student Life Services

Student Life Services

Your success is our priority. Our Student Life Office can answer your questions, provide resources and explore ideas with you. SLO offers many services to help you navigate the challenges and opportunities of campus life. Stop by and say hi!

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