Applying to SJC

Ready to Apply?

Follow these 5 easy steps to make the process as smooth as possible! Don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly Admissions staff if you have any questions.

Step 1: The Application

Fill out the Common App or use the SJC App. Saint Joseph's accepts applications on a rolling basis, with the exception of our nursing program, and our SJC application has no fee to apply.
Note: When applying for nursing, select the Early Action II deadline, in order to choose nursing as a major.


Common App


SJC App



Step 2: Transcripts and High School Grades

Send your official high school transcript and first quarter grades, as well as any college credit course transcripts to our Admissions Office:

Saint Joseph's College
Admissions Office
278 Whites Bridge Road
Standish, ME 04084

Step 3: Recommendations

Have your guidance counselor and a teacher write you a letter of recommendation.

Step 4: SAT or ACT Scores

SAT and ACT scores are required only for nursing students and home schooled students, and are optional for high school students and transfer students who have graduated from high school within the past five years.

Step 5: Interview and Tour (optional)

Come to our campus for a tour and meet with one of our friendly admissions counselors. You could even earn a Visit Scholarship! We offer interviews to high school seniors throughout fall and winter. Call the Admissions Office at 800-338-7057 or e-mail admissions@sjcme.edu to schedule your campus tour and interview.