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Enrollment and Housing Deposit

New St. John's University Students

Congratulations on your decision to enroll at St. John's University! As part of our effort to reduce the anxiety and uncertainty caused by COVID-19, we have decided to provide you and your family more time in your college selection process. We are pleased to inform you that St. John’s University has extended its enrollment confirmation and deposit deadline from May 1 to June 1, 2020.

We are so excited to welcome you to campus. See below for how to submit your non-refundable enrollment confirmation deposit and housing deposit (if you plan to live on campus). 

Please carefully read all steps below.

Log into UIS to Deposit

Online with credit card or electronic check:

  • Submit your non-refundable enrollment confirmation deposit online by logging into St. John's University Information System (UIS).

  • User ID
    Your St. John’s University Student Identification Number (X-ID or X-Number, which you would have received on your letter of acceptance). You must enter all 9 characters and include the capital X.

  • PIN

    • For all students who have previously logged into UIS, your PIN is the one you have previously chosen.
    • 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 InformationAdmissions > 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
      • For UG TRANSFER HOUSING DEPOSIT > Select Fall Transfer Housing Deposit
      • For ALL OTHER GRADUATE SCHOOLS ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT > Select Fall Graduate Enrollment Deposit
      • For GRADUATE HOUSING DEPOSIT (ALL COLLEGES) > Select Fall Graduate Housing Deposit
      • For SCHOOL OF LAW ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT > Select Fall Law Seat Deposit
      • For GRADUATE LAW LLM ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT > Select Grad Law LLM Seat Deposit
      • For SCHOOL OF LAW HOUSING DEPOSIT > Select Fall Law Housing Deposit
  •  From there, click Deposits and eDeposits on the toolbar to make the payment.

By phone:

  • Submit over the phone (you will need your X-ID number) through our Customer Service Center at 718-990-2000

By check:

  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to accept paper mailings at this time. Please submit your Enrollment Confirmation Deposit and/or Housing Deposit using the online or phone instructions noted above.