Freshman Application Process

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Admission Deadlines for Fall 2015

Early Action: November 15

Regular Decision: February 1

Notification Dates for Fall 2015

Early Action: December 25

Regular Decision: March 15

Spring applications are accepted on a rolling basis but the preferred deadline is November 15th.

The Red Envelope Always Brings Good News

The office of Undergraduate Admissions at Saint Joseph's University sends out notification of admission in giant, beautiful red envelopes.  Discover what it's like to find a #redenvelope in your mailbox.

Application Requirements - Do You Have Everything You Need?

Typical Applicants have the following:

  • Middle 50% GPA: 3.2 – 3.9
  • Middle 50% SAT: 1100 – 1280
  • Middle 50% ACT: 23-28

Students may apply using the Common Application or the Saint Joseph's Online Application.

In addition to the application, the following are required:

For detailed instructions on homeschool and GED admission policies, please select the link that describes you:

Homeschooled applicant

GED applicant

Becoming a Hawk!

The SJU Class of 2018 welcomed a diverse group of 1,350 students. They represent the second-largest entering class in Saint Joseph’s history and are among the most academically gifted, with nearly half earning grade point averages of 3.5 or above. We hope you will apply and add to Saint Joseph’s continued success by becoming a part of the Class of 2019!

If you have questions, please contact us.

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