Drew University

United States of America, New Jersey, Madison

Drew University is a popular choice for international students looking to be part of an intimate and nurturing setting.

The university's one-on-one approach to learning ensures that students are never lost in the crowd.

  • 70% of classes have fewer than 20 students.
  • 50-minute train ride from NYC.
  • 90% of the student population lives on campus.
  • Zero classes taught by graduate assistants; students learn directly from professors.
Scholarship Oportunities: Direct Entry Scholarships, Undergraduate direct entry students can enjoy the advantages of a liberal arts education from Drew University with up to $108,000 in scholarships for all 4 years of study!. International students can qualify for merit-based scholarships, which are based in previous academic achievement. Students who achieve a GPA of 3.0 and above will be eligible. SAT/ACT is optional. Annual scholarship amounts range from $15,000 to $27,000. Additional Drew Scholarship Oportunities: In addition to these merit scholarships, first year students may also apply for Drew Action Scholars and the Drew Scholarship for the Arts.
  • Drew Action Scholars is for students commited to the community, innovation and global impact in a connected world. (Up to $2,500 per year)
  • The Drew Scholarship for the Arts is for srudents who excel in the arts and plan to be an active member of the art community at Drew. (Up to $1,500 per year)


Ranked among the best 385 Colleges in the US (The Princenton Review 2020). #4 in the US for undergraduate international student enrollment (Open Doors Report 2021, Institute of International Education). #17 US liberal arts universities whose physical science majors earn PhDs (National Science Foundation). Drew’s Theatre program is ranked among the top 20 in the US (The Princeton Review 2021). Drew's hometown, Madison, is the safest college town in New Jersey and the third safest college town in the US (Safewise 2020). Top 40 in Political Science (The Princeton Review 2019).

Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Foreign Student Enrolment
Optional On Campus Dorms
Four Seasons, Snow
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Master's Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Languages
United States of America
Gap year
Arts, Data Analytics, Education, Engineering, Finance, History, Investment Management, Medical Sciences, Religious Studies, Pre-Master's in Data Analytics, Pre-Master's in Education, Pre-Master’s in Finance, International Year One in Arts, International Year One in Biomedical Sciences, International Year One in Business, International Year One in Computer Science, International Year One in Engineering, International Year One in General, International Year One in Media and Communications, International Year One in Natural Sciences, International Year One in Pre Engineering, Academic English, Accounting, Anthropology, Art History, Arts, Biochemistry, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Classics, Communication, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Cyber Security, Dietetics, Economics, Engineering, English Literature, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Forestry, French, Gender Studies, History, International Relations, Italian Language, Italian Literature, Law, Liberal Arts, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Medicine, Music, Neuroscience, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Religious Studies, Sociology, Software Engineering, Spanish, Teaching, Theatre, Writing
Sport Teams
Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Men’s Cross Country, Men’s Fencing, Men’s Golf, Men’s Lacrosse, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Swimming and Diving, Men’s Tennis, Men’s Track and Field (Indoor), Men’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Men’s Volleyball, Women's Equestrian, Women’s Basketball, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Fencing, Women’s Field Hockey, Women’s Golf, Women’s Lacrosse, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Softball, Women’s Swimming and Diving, Women’s Tennis, Women’s Track and Field (Indoor), Women’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Women’s Volleyball