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Colleges / University of Saint Joseph

University of Saint Joseph

West Hartford, CT 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

About University of Saint Joseph

The University of Saint Joseph in Connecticut engages students with a rigorous liberal arts and professional education based on a proven track record of empowering students to succeed and lead. You can select from an array of dynamic majors and minors, dual majors, and concentrations, and then proceed to realize your ambitions. Experiential learning is incorporated across the curriculum and faculty prepare students for meaningful professional careers. Seamless degree programs save time and money, and build the foundation for a great career as many degree programs lead to professional licenses.

University of Saint Joseph is a private, nonprofit university in the suburb of West Hartford, Connecticut. University of Saint Joseph was founded in 1932. The university currently enrolls around 1,992 students per year, including 831 undergraduate students.

University of Saint Joseph Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Saint Joseph. In 2022, University of Saint Joseph accepted 75% of applicants. In 2022, 1,238 out of 1,654 total applicants were accepted.

University of Saint Joseph Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 15%

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University of Saint Joseph is located in the town of West Hartford, Connecticut, near Hartford.

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University of Saint Joseph Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Saint Joseph is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Saint Joseph is Continuous processing.

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University of Saint Joseph SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1110 - 1275


Math SAT Range

540 - 630


Reading SAT Range

530 - 645

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1275 and Above


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1110 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of Saint Joseph students is 1160. Applicants with SAT scores of 1275 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of Saint Joseph, while applicants with SAT scores between 1110 to 1275 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1110 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of Saint Joseph.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at University of Saint Joseph is like? There are approximately 1,992 students enrolled at University of Saint Joseph, including 831 undergraduate students and 1,161 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from CT and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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