October 07, 2013
More than ever, parents are seeing the value of an
education from St. John’s, and they’re sharing their thoughts on
what makes the University a wise investment for their children’s
In the recent video, Why St. John’s Is the Right Choice for
Our Family, three St. John’s parents and their children
discuss the factors they considered in choosing St. John’s
University—from academics to finances to location.
While each family’s story is unique, they all share a desire to
choose a college that will give their children a solid foundation
for a bright future. Watch their stories in the video below.
It’s an exciting time at St. John’s for many reasons. In 2013, a
record 10 students received prestigious Fulbright scholarships, a
testament to the quality of our undergraduates and their
professors. The $12.6 million in research and academic grants
awarded to faculty and administrators in fiscal year 2013 is
another record for the University, and this fall, our storied
basketball team will compete in a revitalized BIG EAST Conference
at Madison Square Garden.
With more than 100 academic programs designed to prepare
students for success, St. John’s is uniquely positioned to provide
the right fit for students from both near and far. To learn more
about St. John’s University, we invite you to attend our upcoming