Congratulations! Hard work and a commitment to your future earned you admission to Sacred Heart University’s St. Vincent’s College. Now we can help as you take your next steps to becoming a healthcare professional.

Complete and return your enrollment response form

  • Complete and return your Enrollment Response Form, which was enclosed with your acceptance letter.
  • Email it to svcadmissions@sacredheart.edu, or
  • Mail it to SVC Office of Admissions, 75 Hunting Street, Bridgeport, CT 06606.

Submit your $250 enrollment deposit

  • The non-refundable enrollment deposit is applied as a $125 credit to your tuition bill and to cover the $125 fee for processing your health/background clearance.
  • Pay by credit card online (strongly encouraged) or
  • Pay by check to Sacred Heart University, mailed to SVC Office of Admissions, 75 Hunting Street, Bridgeport, CT 06606.

Complete your clinical compliance requirements

  • Your admission is contingent upon your passing a health clearance, background check and drug screen. You will receive more information about this process from Gina Terkildsen, Clinical Compliance Coordinator, following our receipt of your enrollment confirmation.
  • In order to complete this requirement before the deadline, we advise you to schedule an appointment with your physician to complete the Health Clearance Form as soon as possible.
  • Submit a copy of your completed Health Clearance Form to the SHU Wellness Center My Health Portal

Apply for financial aid

  • Complete the SVC Financial Aid Application and file your FAFSA using the Sacred Heart University school code (001403) to be considered for financial aid.
  • The priority deadline for the Fall term is May 1, 2020, although applications will continue to be considered.

Submit final official transcripts

  • If you are currently completing any courses, request that all official transcripts be emailed to svcadmissions@sacredheart.edu or mailed to SVC Office of Admissions, 75 Hunting Street, Bridgeport, CT 06606.

Visit Student Accounts

Purchase a laptop

  • Purchase a laptop, if you don’t already have one. A laptop is required for degree-seeking students by the time you begin courses in your major. University-recommended laptops may be purchased through SHU’s Mobile Computing Program, although any model is acceptable.

Prepare for the first day of classes

  • Visit the Academic Calendar for the Spring 2020 schedule. If you are a certificate-seeking student, please note class schedules vary by certificate program.

Connect with your classmates

Share your excitement!

  • Show your school pride by using #SVC on Instagram, and we may re-post you.

Questions? Contact Us

Gina Terkildsen
Clinical Compliance Coordinator
475-210-5583
terkildseng@sacredheart.edu 

Ginny Doxsey
Coordinator of Student Services
475-210-6411
doxseyv@sacredheart.edu

Colleen Mulrooney
Director of Student Financial Assistance
475-210-5937
svcfinancialaid@sacredheart.edu