Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines
Your application is reviewed on the basis of your academic and personal accomplishments, with primary consideration given to your high school record and strong academic performance in college preparatory courses. We'll also consider your personal essay, letter of academic recommendation, and extracurricular involvement. Submission of standardized test scores is optional. For high school seniors, we offer four application deadlines to choose from, including Early Decision and Early Action.
Transfer applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. Transfer applicants must have a minimum of 12 earned transferable credits and typically have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
The best way to get a feel for life as a Hawk is to experience Saint Joseph’s University for yourself. We offer a variety of in-person and virtual visit opportunities to explore our 125-acre campus, which crosses a vibrant Philadelphia neighborhood and sprawling Lower Merion suburbs. To get started, go to sju.edu/visit.