St. Ambrose University — independent, diocesan, and Catholic — enables its students to develop intellectually, spiritually, ethically, socially, artistically and physically to enrich their own lives and the lives of others. St. Ambrose University appeals to students who seek an academic challenge in a caring, personable environment that provides opportunities to serve others and to develop as leaders. The university residence halls are recognized as the best college housing in the Midwest, featuring large rooms with cable TV and high-speed Internet access, kitchens, private bathrooms and even housekeeping services. The Quad Cities offers something for everyone, from major concerts to sporting events to shopping and great nightlife.
Main CampusDavenport, Iowa, United States Campus Website0 - 5,000 on Campus100,000 - 250,000 residents in DavenportLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Davenport, Iowa, one of the Quad Cities, is a major metropolitan area on the shores of the Mississippi River that ranks second to Chicago in population in the bi-state Illinois-Iowa region. The Quad Cities offers professional sports, world-class arts, museums, concerts, cultural festivals and two shopping malls. Quad Cities International Airport is a 15-minute drive away.
Student Ambassadors plan a variety of special activities for our international students, including dinners, movies and cultural events on campus and in the Quad Cities. Furthermore, St. Ambrose boasts over 50 clubs and organizations on campus, as well as a variety of campus recreational programs.