Traditional Admission Guidelines

Saint Joseph’s College accepts freshman applications through the Common App. To apply for the fall semester, begin your Common App, or add Saint Joseph’s to your list of “My Colleges.” Saint Joseph’s accepts applications on a rolling basis, with the exception of Nursing, and our application has no fee to apply. 

When applying for nursing, select Early Action II deadline, in order to choose nursing as a major.

Send your official high school transcript to the admissions office. If you have taken any college courses, please send official transcripts to the admissions office as well.

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

Have your guidance or college counselor send in a recommendation. Send in an additional recommendation from a teacher, or a person of your choice (i.e. advisor, coach, pastor, previous employer). A total of 2 recommendations are required.

SAT or ACT scores
Send SAT or ACT scores (required for all home schooled and nursing students) to the admissions office. Required for high school students and transfer students who have graduated from high school within the past five years and have fewer than 15 college credit hours.

Interview (optional)
Come to our campus for a tour and then meet with one of our friendly admission counselors. We offer interviews to high school seniors throughout fall and winter. Call the Admission Office at 800-338-7057 or e-mail to schedule a campus tour and interview.