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Year Founded: 1861
Founder: The Brothers of the Christian Schools
Affiliation: St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute is an independent Lasallian and Roman Catholic college preparatory school for young men in grades 9-12. Students from all faiths are welcome to attend.
Accreditation and Memberships: St. Joe's is chartered by the Board of Regents of New York State and accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges. We are a member of the Christian Brothers' Education Association, The College Board, and the National Catholic Education Association.
Number of Students: 650
Student to Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Tuition & Fees for 2023-24: 
Tuition: $15,900
Freshmen Activity Fee: $285
Freshmen Technology Fee: $375
Registration Fee (one-time): $100
Parents' Guild Dues: $20 per family
Admission: Admission to St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute is open to young men whose elementary school record exhibits positive citizenship in an academic community and an ability to succeed in a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum. Students must also achieve a satisfactorily competitive score on the school's entrance exam, which is usually taken in November of their 8th grade year.
Non-Discrimination Policy: St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute admits students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic or other school-administered programs.