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Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to St. John’s University!

Accepted Student Day was the event of the spring season here at St. John’s. Accepted students and their families spent the day on campus and had the opportunity to speak with professors and future classmates, as well as tour campus and discover our many academic and social opportunities.

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Accepted Student Day

Queens Campus
Saturday, April 4, 2020
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Thank you to all of the AMAZING #SJU2023 attendees for making history, as Accepted Student Day 2019 was the LARGEST ACCEPTED STUDENT event of all time at St. John's! Check out some great pix from the day! You can also watch the fantastic and inspiring speech from student speaker, Eve Austin!

Staten Island Campus
Saturday, April 18, 2020
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Thank you to all of the AMAZING #SJU2023 attendees for making Accepted Student Day 2019 a FANTASTIC day on campus! Check out some great pix from the day!

Financial Aid Planning Sessions

Financial aid planning sessions give you the opportunity to discuss how we can help make attending a leading Catholic university like St. John's even more within your financial reach. We address financial aid, financing options, and how to approach federal loans.

Spring 2020 Financial Aid Planning Sessions –Queens Campus

Financial Planning Session 1
Sunday, March 15 at 12:00 PM
Queens, NY

Financial Planning Session 2
Saturday, March 28 at 10:00 AM
Queens, NY

Spring 2020 Financial Aid Planning Sessions – Staten Island

Financial Planning Session
Saturday, March 14 at 10:00 AM
Staten Island, NY

Area Dinner and Receptions

Your favorite admission counselors will be on the road to celebrate acceptances with students across the country. Meet fellow #FutureJohnnies from your area, as well as mix and mingle with a current student, alumni, and faculty member to learn more about life at St. John’s in New York City.

Registration available soon!

Accepted Student Shadow Days and Overnight Shadow Events

Shadow Days and Overnight Shadow Events provide accepted students with the opportunity to spend the day on campus and see what a day in the life of a Johnny is really like! You attend class, eat in the dining hall, and spend time with current students within your major. Overnight Shadow Days also include an evening campus event and the opportunity to spend the night in the Residence Village. Students who plan to commute are encouraged to register for a Shadow Day, and students who plan to live on campus are encouraged to register for an Overnight Shadow Event.

Spring 2020 Shadow Days–Queens Campus

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Spring 2020 Overnight Shadow Events–Queens Campus

Spring 2020 Shadow Days–Staten Island Campus

International Accepted Student Online Chats

Registration available soon!

Enrollment Deadlines

Deadline to file your FAFSA: As soon as possible if you want to be considered for financial aid. File at fafsa.ed.gov.

Deadline to submit your enrollment and housing deposit: May 1, 2020. To pay your nonrefundable $300 enrollment deposit (and nonrefundable $400 housing deposit if you plan to live on campus) online using a credit card via University Information System (UIS):

  • User ID
    • Your St. John’s University Student Identification Number (X-ID or X-Number, which you receive on your letter of acceptance). You must enter all nine characters and include the capital X.
  • PIN
    • For students who have not previously logged into UIS, your initial PIN is Sj + the eight digits of your X-ID, without the X, as in Sj12345678.
      • Once logged in, please change your PIN by clicking the Personal Information Menu.
  • To pay your deposit, select Student > New Student Information > Admissions > Admission Deposits
  • There will be two drop-down menus on the screen:
    • "Select a term" > Select your start term from the drop-down menu
    • "Select a Deposit Payment" > Select the type of deposit you wish to make from drop-down menu
      • For UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT > Select Fall Fresh/Trans Enroll Deposit
      • For UG FRESHMAN HOUSING DEPOSIT > Select Fall Freshmen Housing Deposit
  •  From there, click Deposits and eDeposits on the toolbar to make the payment.

Already paid your enrollment deposit? You will receive further enrollment information in early Spring!

  • Medical forms are due May 15, 2020.
  • Official SAT/ACT test scores (if applicable) are due May 15, 2020.
  • Final, official high school transcript (with date of graduation) is due July 15, 2020 (Homeschooled students and students who have graduated from an online high school should refer to the undergraduate bulletin for more information about how to provide proof of high school equivalency.)

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