Brooklyn Scholarships

The following lists the scholarships that St. Joseph's Brooklyn Campus offers and their eligibility requirements.

Presidential Scholarship

These scholarships are granted upon the approval of the scholarship committee. Entering freshmen with outstanding academic achievements on the SAT are considered. A minimum 94 high school average and a minimum 1200 combined SAT score are considered. These are full-tuition scholarships (less outside aid) awarded to the most deserving students.

Provost Scholarship

Entering freshmen with a minimum of 92 high school average and a minimum 1150 combined SAT score are considered for a $15,000 per year scholarship.

Dean's Scholarship

Entering freshmen with a minimum 90 high school average and a minimum combined 1100 SAT score or higher are considered. These are $13,000 scholarships.

Scholastic Achievement Award

Entering freshmen with an 85 high school academic average and a 1000 total for math and verbal on the SAT are considered for a partial scholarship. Award can be up to $9,000 per year, depending on academic qualifications.

Academic Achievement Scholarship

For transfer students. Entering transfer students with a 3.2 GPA or better (4-point scale) are considered. Certain conditions apply. These partial tuition scholarships are up to $6,300 per year depending upon academic qualifications.

Alumni Scholarship

Family members of alumni are considered with preference given to sons and daughters. The amount of these scholarships vary. If funding permits, other relatives of alumni are considered. Alumni scholarships are determined by the Alumni Association Scholarship Committee.

Incentive Grants

Entering freshmen are considered for a $5,000 incentive grant if they meet all admissions requirements and achieve either an 85 high school average or a minimum 1000 combined SAT score or higher.

Adult Program Learner Scholarship

Our School of Professional and Graduate studies offers adult learners a proprietary school scholarship to students in the amount of $2,000 for full-time students and $800 for part-time students as long as they have a degree from the proprietary school and their GPA is 3.6 or higher.

Other SJC Scholarships and Grants

Students who demonstrate financial need, special interest and/or academic promise will be considered. Award amounts vary according to financial need and available funds.

Federal Programs

SJC participates in the following federal programs: Pell Grant, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), College Work Study Program, Perkins Loan and Family Education Loan Programs/Stafford and Plus Loans. For information about federal student aid programs, please visit the U.S. Department of Education (OPE/ED), Student Financial Assistance or call SJC’s financial aid office.

New York State Programs

SJC participates in the following state programs: Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) for full-time students and Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS) for part-time students. New York State has several scholarship and award programs. For information about New York State programs, please visit the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC).

Tuition Exchange Programs

St. Joseph's College participates in to two tuition exchange programs: Tuition Exchange, Inc. and ClC-TEP. Students whose parents or legal guardians teach or work at colleges affiliated with these programs may be considered for tuition remission awards.

Scholarship Deadlines

For scholarship consideration, please note the following deadlines.

Transfers Applicants

The College requests that all admissions forms (admissions applications, transcripts) be received on or before August 1 for fall entering students and January 1 for spring entering students.


For scholarship consideration, the College requests that all forms (admissions application, high school records, SAT results) be received by the Office of Admissions on or before March 15 for fall entering students and January 1 for spring entering students.

Adult Undergraduate Information Session
8/23: Brooklyn. Interested in returning to college?
Late Night Admissions Hours
8/27: Brooklyn. For prospective adult undergraduate students.
Late Night Admissions Hours
8/27: Brooklyn. For Adult Undergraduate Programs

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