Corporate and Community Partnerships

If you are a student in the Graduate College or the College for Adults, you may be eligible for tuition help based on your employment.

Corporate and Community Partnerships

St. Catherine University partners with many regional corporations and community organizations to advance the professional development of their employees. If you work for one of the organizations listed below, and enroll in an eligible degree or certificate program, you'll receive a St. Kate’s partner scholarship, which reduces your tuition costs by 10%.

  • Abbott Northwestern Hospital
  • ACR Homes
  • Allina Health
  • Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
  • Augustana Care
  • Benedictine Health System
  • Best Buy
  • Boston Scientific
  • Center for Guided Montessori Studies
  • CentraCare
  • Children’s Hospitals and Clinics
  • City of Minneapolis
  • City of Saint Paul
  • Dakota County
  • Deluxe Corporation
  • Ecumen
  • Fraser
  • Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare
  • Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota
  • HealthEast
  • Health Partners
  • Hennepin County
  • Hennepin Health
  • Home Instead Senior Care
  • M Health Fairview
  • Minnesota Masonic Home
  • North Memorial Hospital
  • Park Nicollet
  • Presbyterian Homes & Services
  • Regions Hospital
  • Sorenson Communications
  • St. Therese
  • Twin Cities Orthopedics (including Revo Health and Infinite Health Collaborative)
  • Unifeye Vision Partners (MN Eye Consultants/Northwest Eye Clinic)
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • U.S. Bank
  • Washington County
  • Wells Fargo
  • YWCA Minneapolis

Eligible Programs

Corporate and community partnerships only apply to students enrolled in these programs:

Additional Scholarships for New Students

New students pursuing graduate degrees or certificates may also be considered for additional scholarship support.

How to Apply

If you're a new student, your first step is to list your employer on your application form. After you're accepted into the University (but before registering for classes), you'll then submit a partnership form to the Office of the Registrar.

Interested in becoming a corporate or community partner?

If you represent an organization (in human resources, professional development or another leadership capacity) and are interested in finding out how your business, nonprofit or public agency can become a St. Kate's corporate or community partner, contact Greg Steenson, associate vice president, at

Employer Tuition Benefits

Are you currently employed? Many students at St. Kate's receive tuition benefits from their employers. Contact your employer's human resource, benefits or professional development offices to learn more about your benefits.