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The best way to get to know a college, its environment, people and offerings is by seeing it in person. We strongly encourage you to visit our campus. There are many options, explained below. There are many ways to visit including Get Acquainted Days (Open Houses), Accepted Student Day, Individual Campus Visits, Weekend Information Sessions and Overnight Visits.

In light of the recent announcement from PA Governor Tom Wolf that lifted travel restrictions in Pennsylvania, we are again able to welcome out-of-state students for in-person visits! 

If you are interested in a virtual tour, please contact your admission counselor or use one of the options below to set up a virtual appointment or a virtual tour. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admission at 800-782-5549 Ext. 2500 or admission@stvincent.edu.

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  • Virtual Get Acquainted Day: April 24

    Join our next Virtual Open House on Saturday, April 24, at 10 a.m. (ET).

    Discover more about the Saint Vincent difference and learn about our programs, the admission and financial aid process and why our students are prepared for success. 

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    The event will also include: 
    • A welcome from SVC President Father Paul Taylor, O.S.B.
    • Information about applying and financial aid from Dean of Admission Heather Kabala.
    • An overview of our liberal arts tradition and programs from Vice President for Academic Affairs John Smetanka, Ph.D.
    • Roundtable discussions with current students and alumni.
    • A Q&A session where you can submit questions online to be answered during the livestream.
  • Major Exploration Day: April 24

    Join us at Noon (ET) via Zoom to learn more about what majors we have to offer at Saint Vincent College.

    There will be a series of short talks from SVC President Fr. Paul Taylor, O.S.B., Dean of Admission, Ms. Heather Kabala, Director of Core, Dr. Jason King, and the deans of our academic schools. Hear from our various professors in their designated breakout rooms and receive a virtual tour of campus. The Office of Admission will be present to answer any questions you may have.

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     This event will follow the Get Acquainted Day on Saturday, April 24.

  • Bearcat Days: Individual On-Campus Visits

    Saint Vincent College is again allowing in-person visits! All state and campus guidelines will be followed for the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance, and Monday visits must be scheduled by the Friday before at 3 p.m.

    Visits are limited to one prospective student and two guests and offered Monday-Friday and select Saturdays. 

    Click the button below to learn more about the guidelines and procedures and the dates available to schedule your on-campus visit!

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  • Virtual Bearcat Days

    Your personal admission counselor at Saint Vincent College is looking forward to speaking to you in a virtual meeting.  Please register and leave your counselor a message.  The counselor will be in touch with you soon.

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  • Saturday Information Sessions

    Join us on select Saturdays to learn more about Saint Vincent College. Admission, financial aid, academics and campus life will be discusses in a small group setting. Tour our beautiful campus and possibly meet with an athletic coach, if available. All state and campus guidelines will be followed for the health and safety of our visitors and staff.

    Please note: Due to current PA guidelines, Saturday Information Sessions for small groups are temporarily suspended.

  • Saturday Campus Visits

    Join us on select Saturdays to speak with an admission counselor and tour our beautiful campus. All state and campus guidelines will be followed for the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. 

    Visits are limited to one prospective student and two guests. 

     

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    Please note: Due to limits on the number of available spots, scheduling priority for in-person Saturday visits may be given to students planning to enroll in Fall 2021. We appreciate your understanding and your patience.

  • Virtual Residence Hall Tour: Saint Benedict Hall

    Virtual tours of Saint Benedict Hall, our freshman residence hall, will be offered on Mondays and Thursdays at 7pm, and select Saturdays at 5pm. Please use the information below to join us for a virtual tour. 

    Please note: There will not be a virtual tour offered on Monday, April 12, 2021. 


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    https://stvincent-edu-admission.zoom.us/j/94724446298?pwd=N1FvY2tNZW94eWNiNVYvUVpZY0liQT09 

    Meeting ID: 947 2444 6298
    Passcode: 274269

  • Virtual Bearcat Parent Lounge

    Stay tuned for more information on future Bearcat Parent Lounge events.
  • Live Virtual Tours

    Live virtual tours allow students and parents to participate in a walking tour of campus without having to leave home. A student tour guide will take your around our beautiful campus and show you many of the same areas you would typically see when you visit with us in-person and you will have the opportunity to ask questions during the tour. 

    Live virtual tours are available Monday - Friday and you must schedule your tour at least 24 hours in advance. Monday tours must be scheduled no later than 3:00 p.m. (ET) the Friday before. 

    To schedule a live virtual tour, please call the Admission Office at 800-782-5549, Ext. 2500.
  • Transfer Information Sessions (Campus Visit): Suspended until further notice

    The Transfer Information Session gives prospective transfer students the opportunity to learn more about Saint Vincent College. Questions regarding academic programs, transfer credits, and financial aid can be answered.  Experience student life on a campus walking tour with current students. 

    Please consider scheduling an individual virtual Bearcat Day while we adhere to current PA guidelines.

  • Overnight Visits: Suspended until further notice

     

     

  • Wimmer Examination Program

    Registration is now closed for this year's exam.

    The Wimmer Scholarship Competition is a general knowledge examination open to graduating high school seniors. 

    Seniors must have applied for admission by the date of the exam and his/her official high school transcript must document a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher. Students must have an SAT score of 1300 or higher, a minimum ACT score of 28 or a minimum CLT of 86. A test score is required to sit for the exam unless a student has a 4.0 GPA with at least six AP courses.

    The first-place winner will receive a full tuition, room and board scholarship to attend Saint Vincent College for eight semesters – an estimated value of more than $200,000.

    The second- through fifth-place winners will receive a full tuition scholarship for eight semesters – an estimated value of more than $150,000. 

Contact Us

Office of Admission
Phone: 800-782-5549 x 2500
Email: admission@stvincent.edu

 

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