SGU has students and educators from around the world with nearly 100 students from the UK currently enrolled in the University. In addition, SGU has brought in over 1,300 faculty members from all over the globe, including more than 30 from the UK to create an unparalleled international educational environment.
SGU has had a clinical training program in the UK since 1980 and has 12 medical clinical affiliations in the UK to train medical students and affiliations for veterinary students with two of the country's seven veterinary schools.
SGU sits at the center of a global network of academic, medical, and scientific collaborators and is perhaps the most organically international academic community in the world. SGU alumni, who come from varying academic systems and culture, speaking different languages, stand beside their colleagues who hail from the best schools in the world, having matched their performance on top qualifying exams.
SGU's $250 million plus, technologically-advanced campus with over 70 state-of-the-art buildings create the perfect environment in which to learn, investigate, play, and make lifelong networks of colleagues and friends from around the world.
SGU has contributed over 11,000 physicians to the global physician workforce, with students and graduates from over 140 countries, including more than 200 from the UK. They are practicing in every state in the US, as well as Canada, UK, and other countries around the world. According to the American Medical Association, SGU has contributed more doctors into the US healthcare system than two-thirds of the US medical schools.
The academic environment is spirited and intellectually stimulating. In addition to students from diverse schools, colleges, and universities all over the world, over 50% of SGU's students and grads have come from the Top 100 US colleges and universities*, with over 450 students hailing from Ivy League schools.
*As listed in US News and World Report