COUNSELORS, find out what it means to live greater.

Stay connected and join the Counselor Information Line to receive campus and admission updates. You can also contact your admissions counselor directly; find your counselor here!


Individual Campus Visits are available upon request for counselors that cannot attend our events. You can contact your counselor to arrange your personalized visit.

Group Visits are for schools or organizations wishing to bring groups of 10 or more high school aged students are welcome to schedule a visit on a Tuesday or Thursday. The visits are 90 minutes and take place at 11:30am–1:00pm, and will consist of a Discover SJU presentation and a campus tour. We ask that requests are made at least three weeks in advance of your planned visit day. Register your group here.

Hawk Talk Breakfast is an event for Philadelphia metro area, southern New Jersey, and northern Delaware counselors. Our October 2013 breakfast provided over 70 counselors the opportunity to learn about our Risk Management & Insurance and Autism Behavioral Studies major as well as our test optional admission and scholarship process. If you are interested in attending Hawk Talk 2014 Breakfast, please join our Counselor Information Line and you will receive information about that event in August 2014.

Regional Counselor Receptions  are events for counselors to learn about the University without leaving their hometown. Our October and November 2013 receptions provided over 40 counselors from Long Island, Northern New Jersey, and Northern Virginia the opportunity to learn about the College of Arts & Sciences, Haub School of Business, and admissions updates. If you are interested in attending future regional counselor receptions, please join our Counselor Information Line and you will receive information about receptions scheduled in your area. 

Hawk Talk 2015 Fly-In is for counselors outside of the Philadelphia metro area. Hawk Talk will provide you with the opportunity to network with fellow school counselors, SJU faculty members and current students, tour our 114 acre campus, learn more about our test optional admission and financial aid process, and stay in Center City Philadelphia. Pre-registration for Hawk Talk 2015 Fly-In will begin Summer 2014.


2013 SJU first-year student profile:

  • Middle 50% high school GPA: 3.22 – 3.9 on a 4.00 scale
  • ​Middle 50% SAT: 1060 – 1230 out of 1600 point scale
  • Middle 50% ACT: 23 – 28 out of 36 points

Rankings & Distinctions

  • U.S. News & World Report’s consistently ranks Saint Joseph’s among “America’s Best Colleges.” In the Regional Universities/North category, SJU is #11.
  • Saint Joseph’s is one of only 283 schools to have a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest American honor society for the arts and sciences.
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