1678 Asylum AvenueWest Hartford, CT 06117 860-231-5216
http://www.sjc.edu admissions@sjc.edu
About Saint Joseph College (CT)
  • Year of Foundation 1932
  • Size of Campus 84 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,159
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 99%, 1%, 7%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 947
The University of Saint Joseph is a comprehensive institution with career-focused undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs. Enhanced by the Catholic intellectual tradition and the values of its founding Sisters of Mercy, the University allows students to thrive in a culture of achievement and collaboration. It offers solid professional training grounded in the liberal arts and is consistently cited on the national level for the quality of its academic programs. The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Roman Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population while maintaining a strong commitment to developing the potential of women. The University is a community which promotes the growth of the whole person in a caring environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Convocation, Junior Investiture, Baccalaureate Mass, The Carol Autorino Center for the Arts and Humanities' Performing Arts Series, Art gallery Exibitions, American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Keefe-Bruyette Symposium on Early Childhood Education, Chois
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Nubian Sisters United; Multicultural Alliance; Gay/Straight Alliance; World Affairs Organization; Nubian Sisters United; Asian Fountain of Youth;
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry, Faith in Action, Voices of Praise Gospel Choir
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frats 0
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Windsor Locks (16), Hartford (7)
  • Distance to nearest train Hartford (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus Hartford (4)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 46%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 8%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (99%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 77%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 40%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 72,185
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 12
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Number of e-books 1,201
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 5
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,200
  • Number Of Books in Library 120,500
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,627
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 479
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, older student, psychological
  • Museums Carol Autorino Center for the Arts & Humanities
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 35
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 20
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year 25%
  • Student Employment Off campus job opportunities are good
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 12%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford Hospital, Connecticut School Districts
  • Employed Students after 2 years 40%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,250
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 26%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
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