Admissions Visits and Events
Experience the USJ difference with upcoming admissions visits and events.
Explore Our CampusLaunch Welcome
You’ll have the opportunity to tour our beautiful campus, learn more about our programs, and discover first-hand what makes our University so unique.
Visits and Events
Admissions Presentations and Campus Tours
The Office of Admissions enthusiastically welcomes prospective students and their families to visit our campus in West Hartford, Connecticut for our in-person Admissions Presentations and Campus Tours. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with a member of our team to learn about what makes USJ such a special place and discuss the admissions and financial aid process, as well as experience our campus from the viewpoint of a current USJ student and Admissions Ambassador!
These events are offered Monday-Friday at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., with certain exceptions, through the academic school year. We also offer Admissions Presentations and Campus Tours on select Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Please visit our campus visit registration page to select a date to register.
As a token of our appreciation for visiting, eligible students will also receive the one-time, $1,000 Campus Visit Scholarship, which will be applied toward your first year at USJ if you enroll as a full-time undergraduate student.
Virtual Meetings with your Admissions Counselor
Meet with an experienced Admissions Counselor specializing in your program of interest from the comfort of your own home! Virtual sessions are currently available Monday – Friday (with certain exceptions). Please view available counselor schedules on our Conversations with a Counselor page.
Visit the University of Saint Joseph
The Office of Admissions is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. In addition, the Office of Admissions will be open for visitors on select Saturdays. Please review the information on our campus visit registration page to make an appointment for an admissions presentation and campus tour, or our Admissions team travels to meet prospective students—meet us on the road.
Please note that schedules may vary during University holidays and breaks. Call or visit us online to check availability before visiting.
School Counselor Group Tours
Are you a school counselor or high school teacher interested in bringing students to visit the USJ campus? Please complete the Group Tour Request Form and someone from the Office of Admissions will contact you to set up the group visit!
Transfer & Part-Time Undergraduate Admissions Visits and Events
Transfer Information Sessions
Participate in an information session designed specifically for transfer students hosted by members of our Admissions staff! Additional sessions are being added daily. Please check our Events Registration Page for available dates and to sign up!
Accelerated Second Degree in Nursing Information Sessions
Learn more about USJ’s distinct 15-month Accelerated Second Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at one of our ASD information sessions. These information sessions, led by USJ’s Nursing faculty, will help students who hold a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing field apply to become a Registered Nurse. To register for an ASD Information Session, please visit our campus visit registration page.
Graduate Admissions Visits and Events
Virtual Meetings with a Graduate Counselor
Meet with an Admissions Counselor one-on-one through your computer’s webcam and get all of your questions answered from application requirements, to the status of your application, next steps once you’ve been admitted, and anything else USJ related! We have designated appointment types for prospective graduate students to meet with Admissions Counselors who have specialized knowledge about all of our graduate programs. To register, please visit our conversations with a counselor registration page.
Graduate Information Sessions
USJ’s Graduate Information Sessions will provide you with the opportunity to learn more about our highly regarded graduate programs directly from the faculty who will be teaching your courses. To register for a Graduate Information Session, please visit our campus visit registration page.
School of Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Studies Information Sessions
Learn more about our 3-calendar year Doctor of Pharmacy program and PA Studies program by attending a virtual or in-person session. Click here to register.
Parking & Directions
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The Office of Admissions is located on the first floor of Mercy Hall. Visitor parking is located behind Mercy Hall in front of McDonough Hall, and in the Chapel parking lot. Please visit our Maps & Directions page for a detailed campus map and driving directions.
Inclement Weather Policy
In the event of inclement weather, please check our website to determine if the University is closed or experiencing a delay in the normal schedule.
The University of Saint Joseph has partnered with local hotels to provide accommodations while you are here. We look forward to your visit to campus!