College of St. Joseph invites you to find your home away from home in our diverse and unique student population.

Our small size and family-like environment allows us to offer individual attention that you can only find at a unique institution like us, allowing you to feel right at home, no matter how far you have traveled.

How to Apply

Complete an Application

Please complete one of the following applications:

  1. College of St. Joseph Application
    Use this application to apply now. You may submit your other materials later if needed.
  2. The Common Application
    Use this application to submit your Common App to CSJ.

Other Application Requirements

International students must submit evidence of graduation from a secondary school and are required to submit scores for English proficiency, which may be demonstrated in a number of ways, including:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Minimum scores for admission are 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), or 79-80 on the iBT TOEFL test.
  • A successful completion of level 112 from the English Language Centers.
  • IELTS band score of 6.0

Admittance to CSJ

International applicants who meet admission requirements will be required to submit a deposit to cover expenses for one semester, including room, board and tuition by Aug. 1 and proof that funds are available to cover expenses for the second semester prior to the issuance of the I-20 form.

This deposit will be applied to the student’s first year expenses. Failure to meet this requirement will result in cancellation of the student’s registration and immigration officials will be notified of such action.