PO Box 890 Rensselaer, IN 47978 219-866-6170
http://www.saintjoe.edu admissions@saintjoe.edu
About Saint Joseph's College (IN)
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus 180 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 955
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57%, 43%, 27%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $25,080
  • Room and Board $7,640
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,057
Saint Joseph's College (Indiana), a primarily undergraduate Catholic college, founded and sponsored by the Missionaries of the Precious Blood, pledges itself to a tradition of excellence and to a liberal education that is a united endeavor of intelligence and faith. The College places exceptional emphasis on the education of the whole person. Its nationally known Core Curriculum complements up-to-date career preparation in the major. These academic programs enrich and are enriched by programs of spiritual development, residence education, and athletics. The College serves a diverse student body composed of men and women of all races, creeds, and socio-economic backgrounds who can thrive academically, spiritually, and socially in this inclusive community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) culture and heritage club
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies Delta Epsilon Sigma, Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus welcome weekend, Spring Fling, winter carnival
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frats 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Setting Suburban
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Portland (18), Portland (18)
  • Distance to nearest train Portland (18)
  • Distance to nearest bus Portland (18)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 87%
  • Number of students using college housing 78%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, other housing options
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 45
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,000
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 30
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 900
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Collections- Thomas Merton, Chancery, Desjardins, Healy, Mosher
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 98,626
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Radio station, 14 inch telescope
  • 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)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 11,461
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Basic Services Provided health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 17
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 29,010
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 300
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of New Hampshire)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Berry, Dunn, McNeil and Parker; Baker, Newman & Noyes; Maine Elementary Schools, Maine Medical Center; Mercy Hospital; Portland Radio Group; WCSH TV; MBNA.
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 83%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,275
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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