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How to apply to Saint Joseph Seminary College:

Click here to view the admissions and enrollment checklist.

The following four steps must be completed in order to begin the admissions process:

1. Submit the online application available at https://portal.sjasc.edu/Application.

New users must create an account to get started.

Applicants applying for enrollment as a seminarian will be sent a formation survey via email within 1-2 business days of application submission. Please keep an eye on your email and submit this survey promptly.

Once your application has been processed you will receive an email from our student data management system CAMS with the subject line "Student Portal Information Request." This email will contain your student portal username and a link to reset your password. The link is only valid for two weeks; if you receive the email after the link has expired then you may contact registrar@sjasc.edu for assistance. The CAMS student portal is used to view items such as course schedule, textbooks, account charges, financial aid, and course grades.

2. Submit official transcript(s).

Official high school and college transcripts from all institutions previously attended are required for all students taking courses for credit and must be sent directly from the issuing institution to Saint Joseph Seminary College in order to be considered official. Applicants who have earned a Bachelor's degree as verified on an official transcript from the degree-granting institution need not submit a high school transcript. Official transcripts may be emailed to registrar@sjasc.edu from a secure online transcript data source or mailed to:

Saint Joseph Seminary College
ATTN: Registrar
75376 River Road
Saint Benedict, LA 70457


3. Submit official standardized test scores.

Official score reports from ACT, SAT, or other approved standardized college-readiness tests must be sent to Saint Joseph Seminary College from the applicant's high school or from the issuing agency. The ACT code for our college is 1604. The SAT code for our college is 6689. Reports may be sent to:

Saint Joseph Seminary College
ATTN: Registrar
75376 River Road
Saint Benedict, LA 70457


4. Submit immunization records verified by a practicing physician.

By Louisiana law, all students must provide certification that they have been immunized or provide proof of immunity for mumps, measles, rubella, tetanus, meningitis, and diphtheria. Students must use the institution's immunization compliance form, and it must be signed by a practicing physician (signature must include name and address of physician's office).

Click here for full details and for the immunization compliance form.


Enrollment Paperwork required of Full-Time Resident Students (Seminarians):

If you need to speak to someone for assistance with the admissions and enrollment process please email registrar@sjasc.edu or call (985) 867-2273. Regular office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. central time.