Sheffield has a long history of welcoming students from the USA. We currently have over 3,500 alumni in America

We offer generous automatic scholarships for prospective US students as well as merit scholarships for high performing students. We also support the Marshall Scholarship Programme



Jessica Ryan-Smith from Chicago, Illinois, USA talks about her experience of being an international student at The University of Sheffield


Marshall Scholarship Scheme

We're proud to support the Marshall Scholarship scheme which finances young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Discover why Marshall Scholar Ashton Richardson chose to study here.

Ashton's experience>

Study Abroad

Study Abroad allows students to come to the University of Sheffield for a semester or a year via an established exchange programme or on a fee paying basis.

Study Abroad at the University of Sheffield>

Studying at Sheffield

We have been welcoming students from the USA for many years and our staff are very familiar with the American education system and qualifications. High entrance requirements for our degree programmes at Sheffield reflect the quality of the University.

Courses on offer > Visa information > Entry requirements> How to apply >

Scholarships and fees

We are pleased to offer a range of scholarships to students from the USA who show exceptional academic potential. Applications for 2018 entry are now closed.

Tuition fees > Scholarships and funding> US Student loans> Study Abroad >

Sheffield and the USA

We make regular visits to America throughout the academic year in order to deepen our partnerships with the US and give prospective students the opportunity to meet our team.

Visits to the USA> Representatives in the USA> Student profiles >