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English Language Proficiency

All International applicants must meet English Language Proficiency for study at La Salle University.

Undergraduate Students

Both international freshman and transfer students must submit one of the following English-language proficiency exams:

  • TOEFL iBT score of 80 or greater
  • IELTS score of 6.0 or greater

Students do not need to submit proof of English-language proficiency if they meet one of the following exemptions:

  • English is your native language.
  • You have studied in an English-based curriculum for three or more years.
  • You are from a territorial entity where English is an official language.

If you are a transfer student who has taken college credits at a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S., and you do not meet the waiver requirements above, please contact the Admissions Office at admiss@lasalle.edu for further discussion.

Graduate Students

International graduate students must submit one of the following English-language proficiency exams:

  • TOEFL score of 88 or greater
  • IELTS score of 6.5 or greater

Students may be waived from submitting proof of English-language proficiency if they meet one of the following exemptions:

  • You have studied in an English-bas curriculum for three or more years.
  • You are from a territorial entity where English is an official language.

Please contact the office of Admissions for more information on an English-language proficiency waiver at admiss@lasalle.edu.