Admission Procedures

For the convenience of students attending the Griswold location, the admissions process is handled through the Griswold office. Once all requirements are met, the student's file is submitted to the University for final consideration and matriculation.

Griswold Application and Information packets should be requested by any candidate planning to attend the Griswold location.


All certification and Master's candidates must hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university. Literacy candidates and Administrator/Sixth Year candidates must hold a master's degree. Please submit all application materials to:

Sacred Heart University - Griswold
267 Slater Avenue
PO Box 399
Griswold, CT  06351
Tel: 860-376-8408               
Fax: 860-376-1798

Application materials, including details on specific program admission requirements, are available from the SHU-Griswold Office – contact information above.

All applicants must provide:

  • Griswold Graduate Application Form
  • Non-refundable application fee (payable to Sacred Heart University)
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges attended (including those where a limited number of credits may have been taken)

Additional admissions requirements vary depending upon the certification or degree program.


  • Applications for Fall Internships should be submitted by April 1
  • Otherwise, applications should be submitted to the Griswold office at least 2 months prior to the start of the semester you intend to start classes.