"If you smile you’re going to make friends and connections, and that is a really important part of this school."
Saint James School celebrates the many achievements of our students and is proud of the rich array of institutions to which they matriculate. The 54 members of the Class of 2019 were accepted to 173 colleges and universities and will matriculate to 48 institutions in 18 states, the District of Columbia, Canada and the United Kingdom. The college guidance office strives to find the best fit college for each student, as evidenced by the fact that 83% of this year's graduates will be the only one from their class to attend their chosen college or university.
Please find below a sampling of college destinations for the Classes of 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Cardiff University (Wales)
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
College of Charleston
College of William and Mary
Franklin & Marshall College
George Mason University
Georgia Institute of Technology
High Point University
Indiana University at Bloomington
James Madison University
Johns Hopkins University
Louisiana State University
McGill University (Canada)
Montana State University, Bozeman
Mount Holyoke College
New York University
Pennsylvania State University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rochester Institute of Technology
Seton Hall University
Sewanee: University of the South
St. Lawrence University
St. Olaf College
The College of Wooster
The George Washington University
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Chicago
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Mississippi
University of Notre Dame
University of Pittsburgh
University of Richmond
University of Rochester
University of Portland
University of Southern California
University of St. Andrews (Scotland)
University of Virginia
Virginia Military Institute
Wake Forest University
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in St. Louis
West Virginia University
“The fact that within my high school experience I was able to be neighbors with my best friends was incredibly rewarding."
“We’re a really diverse school and exchanging different perspectives is cool and not something I had experienced before."
"To have the opportunity to go to school with international students, and to say some of my best friends are from Korea or Africa is just mind-blowing."
“We have such a close-knit group of friends who have been at Saint James for five years. It’s such a community here."
"Be open to the experience and take advantage of everything Saint James has to offer."
“So much happens in such a small place. If you really get involved, there’s a lot for you to do.
"At Saint James, you live with everyone and really get to know them and become really close."