Tradition. Innovation. Excellence.ST. JOSEPH’S COLLEGESJC BROOKLYNAPPLICATIONUndergraduate Application forFreshmen and Transfer Students
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONSDear Applicant:Official Copy of SAT I or ACT ScoresWelcome to St. Joseph’s College. Please refer to the check list toSt. Joseph’s College requires an official copy of your SAT or ACTmake certain that your application is complete.scores. We prefer that your scores be sent to us directly from thetesting center. Our SAT code is 2802, and our ACT code is 2890.FreshmenSt. Joseph’s College also will accept test scores that are sent asq Undergraduate applicationpart of your official high school transcript. St. Joseph’s College willq Official transcript from secondary schoolcombine your highest test scores when reviewing your application.q Official copy of your SAT I or ACT scoresq Guidance counselor recommendationCounselor Recommendationq Personal essayA recommendation must be completed by your guidanceq 25 application feecounselor or your college adviser. We prefer that the counselor’srecommendation be included with your application materials.Transfer StudentsHowever, if it is sent separately, it must be sent to St. Joseph’sq Undergraduate applicationCollege directly by your guidance counselor.q Official transcripts from all postsecondary schoolsq SAT/ACT scores (if less than 24 credits)Teacher Recommendationq 25 application feeFeel free to submit recommendations from multiple teachers, asq If you have earned fewer than 24 college credits, you must alsothis will strengthen your application. Teacher recommendationssubmit a high school transcript.are preferred but not required.Rolling Admission and Decision NotificationPersonal EssaySt. Joseph’s College uses rolling admission, which means wePersonal statements help us become acquainted with you in waysaccept and review applications on an ongoing basis. We begindifferent from courses, grades, test scores and other objectivereviewing applications in early December and decision letters aredata. These statements enable you to demonstrate your abilitysent out throughout the year, beginning in mid-December.to orgnize thoughts and express yourself. We are looking for anessay that will help us know you better as a person and a student.Preferred Application DeadlinesPlease attach on a separate sheet. Choose topic A, B, C or D andFallrespond in 250-500 words.Freshman applicants. March 1Transfer applicants.June 1A. Evaluate a significant experience or achievement thathas special meaning to you.SpringB. Discuss some issue of personal, local or national concern and itsFreshman applicants. December 1importance to you.Transfer applicants. December 1C. Indicate a person who has had a significant influence on you,and describe that influence.Application ProceduresD. Describe a character in fiction, a historical figure or a creativeApplication for Admissionwork (as in art, science, etc.) that has had an influence on you, andComplete the form accurately and neatly to ensure that review ofexplain.your application is not delayed.Application FeeOfficial Secondary School TranscriptPlease submit a check for 25 with your application form. MakeTranscripts must be official copies with either a school seal or anchecks payable to St. Joseph’s College. We will accept official feeoriginal signature. Transcripts should be sent in a sealed envelope.waivers as well.Please return only the four-page application in the envelope provided.
APPLICATION FORMPersonal Dataq Male(Please type or print clearly and answer all applicable questions.)Last nameFirstNicknameMaiden nameAddressApartment numberCityStateCountyCountryPhone (home)(work)q FemaleMiddleZIP(cell)Email addressDate of birthSocial Security number--Application DataHave you previously applied to St. Joseph’s College?This application is for:q Yesq NoIf yes, when?q Fall 20q Spring 20q Full timeq Part timeq Fall (year)q Spring (year)Citizenship DataCountry of birthCitizen of the United States?Permanent resident?Student visa required?q Yesq Yesq YesIndicate visa currently heldq Noq NoPermanent resident (Alien reg. no. )q Noq F-1Please attach a copy of your alien registration card to the application.q J-1Are you currently residing in the U.S.?If no, country of citizenshipq M-1q Yesq Other (please explain)q NoIf yes, which visa do you currently hold? Current visa expiration date: / /MMDDYYYYIf you currently hold an F-1 visa, name of institution that issued your I-20:Is English your native language?q Yesq NoIf no, how many years have you lived in the U.S.?Is any other language spoken at home?q Yesq NoIf yes, please specify:I am interested in applying for the ACES program (a program for enhanced English language and culture):q Yesq NoPrograms of StudyPlease indicate your proposed program of study:College of Arts and Sciencesq Historyq Accountingq Hospitality and Tourism Managementq Adolescence (Secondary) Education:q Biologyq Chemistryq Englishq History (Social Studies)q Mathematicsq Spanishq Biologyq Business Administrationq Chemistryq Child Studyq Computer Information Technologyq Criminal Justiceq Englishq Human Relationsq Journalism and New Media Studiesq Marketingq Mathematicsq Mathematics/Computer Scienceq Medical Technologyq Nursingq Political Scienceq Psychologyq Recreationq Social Sciencesq Sociologyq Spanishq Speech (Communication Studies)q UndecidedCareer Interestq Elementary educationq Pre-lawq Pre-medq Secondary educationq Special educationq Otherq I am interested in SJC’sB.S./M.B.A. program in accounting.q I would like to be considered forthe SJC honors program.q I am interested in the SJC/NY Collegeof Podiatric Medicine joint degreeprogram.
SAT OR ACTResults of the SAT, if known:SAT dateCritical readingMathWritingSAT dateCritical readingMathWritingSAT dateCritical readingMathWritingGPA after three yearsACT composite scoreTest of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for international students scoreFor Freshman ApplicantsEducational background:High schoolLocationExpected date of high school graduationor receipt of GEDOther secondary school attendedDates of attendanceDo you wish to transfer college credits taken while in high school? q Yes q NoIf yes, how many credits?From which college?College adviserHigh school phone numberDemographic Information (Optional)The following items are optional. No information you provide will be used in a discriminatory manner.1. Are you Hispanic or Latino? q Yes, Hispanic or Latino (including Spain) q No2. Regardless of your answer to the previous question, please indicate how you identify yourself. (Check one or more.)q American Indian or Alaska Native (including all original peoples of the Americas)q Asian (including Indian subcontinent and Philippines)q Black or African-American (including Africa and Caribbean)q Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (original peoples)q White (including Middle Eastern)Student HousingSt. Joseph’s College has a collaborative housing arrangement with Educational Housing Services. Contact the Office ofAdmissions at 718.940.5800 to receive more information and an application. To learn more about the housing program, visitour website at sjcny.edu/brooklyn/admissions/housing.I am interested in applying for housing. q Yes q NoFamily DataFather or guardian’s nameMother or guardian’s nameCollege attendedCollege attendedDegree earnedDegree earnedAddressAddressCity, state, ZIPCity, state, ZIPPhone numberPhone numberOccupationOccupationSt. Joseph’s ConnectionsPlease list any members of your family who are alumni or current students of St. Joseph’s College.NameRelationshipClass ofNameRelationshipClass ofNameRelationshipClass ofAre either of your parents or is your guardian a member of a uniformed services department?q Yesq NoIf yes, which department?Are you a veteran?q Yesq No
ActivitiesList activities that you participated in at your high school and in your community.(Feel free to attach additional sheets or activity résumé.)School activitiesCommunity activitiesPositions heldPositions l academic programs or awardsWork experience (position)Other activities, leadership positions or awards12thDatesEmployerHours/weekDates
Transfer Applicants OnlyList in chronological order the names of all colleges, universities or professional schools attended; the dates of attendance; and thecertificate or diploma received. Please note: any omission of an institution previously attended may have serious repercussions, includingSt. Joseph’s College’s refusal to accept credits from that institution.1. CollegefromtoCredits earnedState2. CollegefromtoCredits earnedState3. CollegefromtoCredits earnedStateCredits in progressHigh school attendedApproximate cumulative GPADo you/will you have an associate degree? q Yes q NoIf yes, type of degree?Date grantedHave you ever been dismissed from a university/college or placed on academic or judicial probation? q Yes q NoIf yes, please explain:Please state your reason for seeking a transfer:Transfer students must submit official transcripts from each college previously attended, along with college catalogs or coursedescriptions of all courses taken.All ApplicantsPlease complete this survey.1. Who influenced you to apply to St. Joseph’s College?q SJC studentq SJC alumniq SJC counselorq High school guidance counselorq Relativeq Other2. Please check all events where you met a St. Joseph’s College representative:q College fairq Group presentationq College nightq Campus tourq Meeting with professor or deanq Websiteq Local receptionq Open houseq Personal interviewq Conversation with current studentq High school visit by a St. Joseph’s College representativeq Other3. In comparison to other viewbooks I have seen, I would rate SJC’s viewbook as:q The best I’ve seenq Very goodq Fairq Not applicableq Good4. In comparison to other websites I have seen, I would rate SJC’s website as:q The best I’ve seenq Very goodq Fairq Not applicableq GoodAll students: I certify that the information I have provided on this application is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge. Iunderstand that this application must be complete and all requested credentials forwarded before any consideration can be given by theOffice of Admissions. I further understand that any willful or knowing misrepresentation or omission of any information requestedconstitutes grounds for nonadmission or dismissal at any time after admission.Applicant’s signatureDateIt is the policy of St. Joseph’s College not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national or racial origin, age, handicap ormarital status in its educational programs, admissions policies, employment policies, financial aid or other school-administered programs.This policy is implemented in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local statutes or regulations.
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St. Joseph’s College requires an official copy of your SAT or ACT scores. We prefer that your scores be sent to us directly from the testing center. Our SAT code is 2802, and our ACT code is 2890. St. Joseph’s College also will accept test scores that are sent as part of your official high school