Admissions

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Please note that our application and visit registration pages will be closed for maintenance through Monday, August 15, 2022. Please check back on August 16 or call the Admissions office at 410-646-6218 to schedule a visit over the phone.

Admissions Process

1. Visit     2. Take the High School Placement Test     3. Apply for Admission     4. Apply for Financial Aid     5. Interview

1. Visit

Be a Gael for a day! Visiting students will accompany a freshman or a friend of the visitor's choice through a full day of classes. Lunch is included in the day. Eighth grade and transfer students are welcome to visit in the fall, and seventh grade students are welcome to visit in the spring. Create an account and schedule a visit.

2. Take the High School Placement Test

  • All 8th graders must take this test.
  • December 3 or 10, 2022 (Check-in 8:30 a.m.)
  • Designate Mount Saint Joseph as a school that should receive your scores.
  • The test fee is $40.
  • Online registration is required. Registration will open on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.
  • Documentation for any testing accommodations is needed by Friday, November 18, 2022.

3. Apply for Admission

  • Students from Catholic elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore must complete the MSJ Application for Admission as well as the Archdiocesan recommendation form, which will be provided by their school in December.
  • Students from public and non-Catholic private schools must complete the MSJ Application for Admission and submit the Records Release Form to their current school.
  • Students applying for the DePaul Program must submit documentation regarding any learning differences.
  • There is a $50 application fee for new students.
  • Applications, recommendations, and transcripts are due on Friday, December 16, 2022.
  • Decisions will be sent on February 16, 2023.

4. Apply for Financial Aid

  • Everyone who applies for admission by December 16, 2022 will be eligible for scholarship consideration, but the financial aid application is separate.
  • Mount Saint Joseph only requires 2021 tax information. If you receive an email stating that your application is incomplete due to missing 2022 forms, please disregard it.
  • Apply for financial aid through FACTS
  • Decisions will be sent on February 16, 2023.

5. Interview

  • Applicants who listed Mount Saint Joseph as their first or second choice will be contacted by mail with a day and time for a personal interview.
  • Any applicant listing MSJ as 3rd choice must contact the Admissions Office to request an interview.

Meet the Admissions Team

MARC HOFFMAN '97
Director of Admissions

mhoffman@msjnet.edu
Office: 410-646-6218
Fax: 410-646-6219
AMBER BORKOSKI
Admissions Office

aborkoski@msjnet.edu
Office: 410-900-1217
Fax: 410-646-6219
SHELTON ELEY
Admissions Event Coordinator

seley@msjnet.edu
Office: 410-900-1219
Fax: 410-646-6219

Mount Saint Joseph High School

Mount Saint Joseph is a Catholic, college preparatory school for young men sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers.