Rooted in and professing fidelity to the teachings of Jesus Christ and the doctrines and heritage of the Roman Catholic Church, Saint Joseph’s College, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, is a liberal arts college that nurtures intellectual, spiritual, and social growth in students of all ages and all faiths within a value-centred environment.
In fulfilment of this mission, Saint Joseph’s College will:
foster a strong academic community dedicated to the pursuit of truth through serious study, integration of knowledge, and an ongoing dialogue between faith and reason
encourage all students to explore the arts and sciences widely while they also prepare to live ethical and meaningful lives
provide a strong foundation for graduate study, professional service, and career advancement
offer as an extension of its Mission to multiple areas of the world, both degree and non-degree programs through distance education
enhance students’ awareness of human dignity and the meaning of life
advocate for justice and peace in recognition of each person’s responsibility for the welfare of both humankind and the environment