Founded in 1870, St. John’s is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and exciting study abroad offerings. Their quality springs from an institutional vision of excellence and service. Students come from nearly 50 states and close to 120 foreign countries to pursue more than 100 associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in the arts, business, education, law, pharmacy, and the sciences. The Red Storm is another big draw, embodying our 107-year-old tradition of men’s and women’s athletics. St. John’s has three residential New York City campuses; an academic center in Oakdale, NY; international campuses in Rome, Italy, and Paris, France; and study abroad locations in Seville, Spain, and around the world. We invite you to learn more about the advantages of the St. John’s experience.
St. John’s University would empower diverse learners with quality education for life. Through innovative teaching, research and service we will foster rational, spirited inquiry and intelligent reflection. Their student-centered approach would be shaped by a caring, energized, nimble culture. Enlivened by their distinctive mission, thier graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving global community. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, they would be known worldwide for addressing issues of poverty and social justice.