If you are thinking about applying to University of Saint Joseph, the fee for the application is $50. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
University of Saint Joseph does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into University of Saint Joseph is moderately difficult. University of Saint Joseph evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Saint Joseph **accepted 77% of students, around 1,261 of the 1,646 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Saint Joseph, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Saint Joseph must submit the following items. Double check with University of Saint Joseph's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Saint Joseph have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 55% submitted a class rank. At University of Saint Joseph 31% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 54% were in the top 25% and 84% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Saint Joseph, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
University of Saint Joseph is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2020, 90% of University of Saint Joseph's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 3% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other University of Saint Joseph applicants, you should strive to earn between 1110 and 1210 (or higher!) on the SAT. At University of Saint Joseph 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1210 and 25% of scored lower than 1110, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Saint Joseph students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Saint Joseph students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Saint Joseph.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Saint Joseph during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Saint Joseph?
Students who are admitted to University of Saint Joseph must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does University of Saint Joseph accept transfer credits?
University of Saint Joseph accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Saint Joseph accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit
Does University of Saint Joseph accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
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Do I have to submit test scores to University of Saint Joseph?
No, University of Saint Joseph is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to submit your ACT or SAT scores. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
How hard is it to get into University of Saint Joseph? University of Saint Joseph is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Saint Joseph acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
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.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Saint Joseph, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.44. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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