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Your file will be reviewed after completing the following steps:
Once the application process has been completed, you will be notified of the admissions decision on a rolling basis. To accept the offer of admission, you must complete the appropriate form and submit a non-refundable deposit. This deposit will be credited toward the first-semester bill.
NOTE: I-20 forms are issued to students following acceptance for full-time study and verification of sufficient funding. International students will not qualify for an F-1 student visa if they are pursuing an online program.
USJ is permitted by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service to admit non-immigrant students. Upon admission to a degree program, you will be issued an I-20 A/B, which is used to pursue an F-1 student visa through the American Embassy or Consulate in your home country. This must be current at all times. Before an immigration form is issued, the following must be submitted to the University:
For more information on obtaining student visas, visit the U.S. Consular Affairs website.
NOTE: If immunization records are not available, please submit a laboratory report showing immunity to these illnesses.
NOTE: A second dose of varicella vaccine is now required. For individuals reporting prior natural illness, health care provider verification of illness is necessary.
Health sciences students (Nursing, Pharmacy and Dietetic Interns) have additional health requirements. Please review the USJ physical form and department materials for further detail. All international students are required to maintain health insurance coverage provided by USJ. For more information, visit Heath Services.
The University of Saint Joseph, including the Gengras Center School and the School for Young Children, is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. and the State of Connecticut Board of Higher Education. The University of Saint Joseph prohibits discrimination against any persons on account of their race, color, religious creed, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, transgender status, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability, or physical disability), genetic information, homelessness, prior conviction of a crime, or any other characteristic protected by law, in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and employment practices (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment).
Inquiries concerning the University’s non-discrimination policies may be referred to Deborah Spencer, Human Resources director /Title IX coordinator, telephone 860.231.5390 or email titleIX@usj.edu, or to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 8th Floor, Five Post Office Square, Boston MA 02109, telephone 617.289.0111, TDD 800.877.8339, fax 617.289.0150, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. More information.