St. John’s is a place where knowledge has no bounds. The support
of alumni and friends enables and empowers a diverse community of
learners to impact global change through a commitment to academic
excellence and social justice.
Annual gifts ensure that a well-rounded education remains within
reach for all students seeking to lead richer and fuller lives.
Gifts to the University will:
- Make a difference.
Approximately 95 percent of St. John’s students rely on
financial assistance from University and government-sponsored
grants to defray the rising cost of tuition and other
school-related expenses. Every bit helps and every dollar makes a
- Strengthen the University’s
The alumni participation rate helps boost the University’s
rankings in U.S. News & World Report, ultimately
adding value to a St. John’s degree and enhancing the reputation of
its graduates as viable and competitive leaders in the
21st century global workforce.
- Attract the best and the
From cutting-edge initiatives like the award-winning Laptop
Program that places a wireless personal computer in the hands
of every incoming freshman to a modern Residence Village that
integrates a close-knit campus community with the cultural benefits
of metropolitan living, students have the opportunity to make new
friends, build new skills and gain the confidence for a lifetime of
- Ensure St. John’s future.
Thanks to the generous support of alumni and friends, St. John’s
is stronger than ever. Major gifts to the University, such as a charitable gift
annuity or an endowed
scholarship, leave a legacy that will help secure the
vitality of St. John’s and impact generations to come.
Members of the Division of Institutional Advancement are
committed to helping donors maximize the potential of their
Contact us online or call the Office of
Development at (718) 990-6234.