Next summer, the Staten Island campus will offer regular
university-level courses in mathematics and writing, specially
designed for students whose prior experience did not bring them to
the level expected of entering college freshmen. If a student has
enrolled for the Fall, these courses, each carrying three credits,
will be offered for a small fee and the credit earned would carry
over into his/her freshmen year.
This way, the need for remediation at St. John's University will be
eliminated and students will meet the standards expected of all
The University will also offer a series of our own Advanced
Placement courses taught by University faculty on the Staten Island
campus. Giving students a true college experience, they will study,
learn and interact with other college-age students. This type of
program brings back on campus a highly respected approach to
college preparation that was once one of its best regarded
Watch for our Summer Bulletin.