The University of Saint Joseph Challenge Program is designed for female and male students to expand and enrich their academic program with a collegiate experience while still attending high school.
Accepted students receive tuition-free scholarships enabling them to take one course for college credit during the fall or spring semesters.
Evidence of above-average performance in a college preparatory program and a recommendation of a guidance counselor are required for acceptance into this program.
Home schooled students should be 16 years or older and studying at the equivalent of junior year. They must submit evidence of a portfolio of work completed and a letter of recommendation from their primary teacher.
Contact the Academic Advisement Center, 860.231.5219.
|Day Abbreviations||Course Abbreviations|
|M - Monday||COMP Computers|
|T - Tuesday||CRMJ Criminal Justice/Restorative Justice|
|W - Wednesday||ECON Economics|
|R - Thursday||ENGL English|
|F - Friday||HIST History|
|S - Saturday||MATH Mathematics, PSYC Psychology, SPAN Spanish|
Course selection subject to availability. Previous course listings have included:
USJ’s acting troupe, Queenes Companye, will present the Wickedly Witty One-Acts from Thursday, Nov. 16, through Saturday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m., in the Hoffman Auditorium of Bruyette Athenaeum on the University’s West Hartford campus. Throughout its history, Queenes Companye – led by faculty advisor Mark Zelinsky, Ph.D., associate professor of English and chair of …
The Nursing Career Fair took place on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. Health care and medical companies in attendance included: Bristol Hospital and Healthcare Group, Community Health Resources (CHR), Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Hartford Hospital, Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Seabury, Travelers, and Yale-New Haven Hospital. “The Nursing Career Fair is a …
Former FBI Special Agent Gerard F. Downes spoke at the University of Saint Joseph via Skype on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017to an engaged crowd including students currently enrolled in USJ’s new elective, The Serial Killer Handbook. His presentation centered on his four decades of experience in the FBI and law enforcement. During that time, he …
Come and celebrate the Word of the Lord and be in Communion with Him. A light meal is provided after the Liturgy!...
Come join us to learn more about the opportunities in Pharmacy at the University of Saint Joseph. This will be an information session that will allow visitors to learn more about our programs. Join us for a presentation and tour as we dive into the world of Pharmacy and explore all of the options that exist....
Connecticut’s Largest Contemporary Dance Festival The celebrated 5X5 Dance Festival brings together choreographers, performers, educators, and students to study and perform. Artists, students, and audiences share their experiences, talents, and inspirations through master classes, workshops, discussions, and performances. The 15th Annual 5X5 Dance Festival performances and master classes will be held in the University of …
The University of Saint Joseph Women’s Leadership Center
The Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame
Powerful Voices: Connecticut Women Changing Democracy
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
Registration at 5:30 p.m., Program at 6 p.m.
On Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, the University of Saint Joseph’s BRAVE Leadership Club attended the sixth International Day of the Girl Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. International Day of the Girl is a day dedicated to celebrating girls worldwide, by encouraging them to reach their full potential and increasing awareness of …