Schedule Your Visit to SJU

See for yourself how our students live greater every day.

Visiting campus is the best way to experience life as a Saint Joseph's student. Whether you choose to visit at an open house, a weekday guided tour, or another event, we can't wait to welcome you to campus. Choose the visit that best fits your schedule and be sure to tag your photos or tweets with #visitSJU to share your favorite moments.

Featured Events

Fall Open House

October 1 & 22, 2017 | 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

While you’re here, you’ll learn more about SJU through a presentation with an admissions staff member, take a guided campus tour with a current student, and enjoy lunch in our dining hall.  We also encourage you to bring a draft of your college application essay to be reviewed by an admissions counselor during our essay writing workshop.

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All Undergraduate Events

Weekday Presentation and Tour

Offered MondayFriday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Come learn about SJU with a presentation by an admissions staff member and a guided campus tour.

 

 


Saturday Presentation and Tour

Offered on select Saturdays during the school year

Come learn about SJU with a presentation by an admissions staff member and a guided campus tour.

 

 


Twilight Tours

Offered on select weekdays in September and April

Come learn about SJU at twilight with a presentation by an admissions staff member and a guided campus tour as the sun sets.

Transfer Information Session 

Offered on select Fridays at 2:30 p.m.

Transfer information sessions are small question and answer sessions designed for students transferring from another college or university. You and your family are encouraged to visit to meet with an admissions staff member to discuss transferring credits, choosing a major, and learning more about life on Hawk Hill.

 

 


Transfer Decision Days

October 22, November 11, December 19

Meet one-on-one with a transfer counselor to discuss the admission, financial aid, and the transfer credit evaluation process. Come see what life can be like for you if you continue your degree at Saint Joseph's University. Students must bring their college transcript(s) to receive a preliminary credit evaluation and an on-the-spot transfer decision.

 

 


Twilight Tours

Offered on select weekdays in September and April

Come learn about SJU at twilight with a presentation by an admissions staff member and a guided campus tour as the sun sets.

 


Weekday Presentation and Tour

Offered MondayFriday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Come learn about SJU with a presentation by an admissions staff member and a guided campus tour.

Open Houses are offered four times throughout the year for prospective undergraduate and transfer students. 

While you’re here, you’ll learn more about SJU through a presentation with an admissions counselor, take a guided campus tour with a current student and enjoy lunch in our dining hall. We also encourage you to bring a draft of your college application essay to be reviewed by an admissions counselor during our essay writing workshop.

 

Fall 2017 Open House Dates

Sunday, October 1, 2017 | 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 

 

Sunday, October 22, 2017, 2017 | 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 

 

Upcoming Open House Dates

  • Sunday, April 29, 2018 (Registration will open in March 2018)

  • Sunday, July 22, 2018 (Registration will open in June 2018)

On Campus Admissions Interview

Available Monday through Friday upon request. While we do not require an interview as part of our admissions process, these one-on-one appointments are available should you have detailed questions about the admissions process that would not typically be addressed in a presentation. Call 610.660.1300 for an appointment.


Off Campus Admissions Interview

Meet with an admissions staff member in your hometown. While we do not require an interview as part of our admissions process, these appointments are available should you have detailed questions about the admissions process that would not typically be addressed in a presentation. Select days and times are available.

 

 


Alumni Interview

Meet with an alumni representative in your hometown. While we do not require an interview as part of our admissions process, these appointments are available should you have detailed questions about the SJU experience. Select days and times are available.

 

 


College Fairs in Your Area

Meet with an admissions staff member or alumni representative to learn about Saint Joseph's University. 

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, take place from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., and will consist of an admission presentation and a campus tour. We ask that requests are made at least three weeks in advance of your planned visit day.

We love having high school counselors, independent counselors, and community-based organization counselors that work with college bound students on campus. Visit our school counselor specific webpage below for visit options.

Now that you’ve been admitted, come visit us on Hawk Hill to learn what it means to be a student at Saint Joseph’s University! We’ve set aside some special dates for you to explore the University in a few different ways.

Directions to Campus

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is located at:

Maguire Wolfington Welcome Center

2502 Cardinal Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19131

Inclement Weather Information

For emergency event cancellation information, you can call the University's inclement weather hotline at 610.660.3333. Updates will also be posted on the University Homepage.