How to Apply

We welcome your application. Throughout the process, your admissions counselor will be glad to answer questions about applying in general and your application in particular.

1. Choose your application

There is no application fee.

2. Choose your campus

  • Annapolis, Maryland
  • Santa Fe, New Mexico

St. John’s College is one college on two campuses. Both Annapolis and Santa Fe are wonderful places to be; however, you must apply to only one campus. Accepted students may change their campus preference, prior to submitting a deposit, provided there is space.

3. Choose your timing

Decision Type Deadline Admissions Decision Returned
Early Action I November 15 December 15
Early Action II January 15 February 15
Regular Fall Rolling after February 15 Within 2-3 weeks
Regular Spring* Rolling until January 15 Within 2-3 weeks

*Regular Spring - January Admission, Santa Fe campus only

Students interested in enrolling in January may complete an entire freshman year between January and July


Early Action acceptances are non-binding. All accepted students have until May 1 to make enrollment decisions and deposits.