St. John’s College-Annapolis Top Questions

What kind of person should not attend this school?


Test takers. People who would rather memorize than learn. People who want to be told the answers rather than find them out for themselves.


A person who did not like to think about the deepest problems and questions concerning human life and who didn't enjoy reading difficult, prolonged texts.


Someone interested in a technical education or geared toward a specific career.


If you don't like to read this will be painful. If you do not listen to others you will be painful. If you only seek to please in your arguments you'll miss the point. If you aren't honest in your questions, you'll be frustrating, and the answers won't do you much good. If you can't respect a different idea, you can't understand it. If you can't find value in something difficult, you'll never find it's beauty. If you think you can see perfectly, you aren't looking. If you hate...