Admissions Process

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

1. Visit

Come see why students love our campus! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and at the direction of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, shadow days have been postponed until further notice, however, family campus tours are available with our Director of Admissions on select weekdays. Create an account and schedule a visit.

2. Take the High School Placement Test

  • All 8th graders must take this test.
  • December 5, 12, or 19 2020 (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.

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 December 18, 2020.
  • Decisions will be sent on February 18, 2021.

4. Apply for Financial Aid

  • Everyone who applied for admission by December 18, 2020 will be eligible for scholarship consideration, but the financial aid application is separate.
  • Mount Saint Joseph only requires 2019 tax information. If you receive an email stating that your application is incomplete due to missing 2020 forms, please disregard it.
  • Apply for financial aid through FACTS
  • Decisions will be sent February 18, 2021.

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

Director of Admissions
Office: 410-646-6218
Fax: 410-646-6219

Admissions Office
Office: 410-900-1217
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.