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Explore Your World

Your St. John’s experience extends beyond the four walls of your classrooms, and even beyond our home base in New York City. You can study abroad on our Rome campus, at our locations in Paris, France, or Seville, Spain, or in dozens of other countries.

Facts-At-A-Glance

20

Semester-long Study Abroad Programs

34%

of Students Study Abroad Before Graduation

3

European Study Abroad Sites

Rome! Paris! Seville!

Study abroad and explore the culture, history, food, and people of a uniquely European city. Walk to the Vatican. Visit the Musée du Louvre. Teach English to local children. Snack on escargot, morcilla, or cinghiale. Soak it all in and see how your global perspective changes. 

Global Success Story

"My interest in service began in high school. However, our service trip to Puerto Rico really gave me a new perspective on what social justice means on a global scale."
Caralina Lawless ’17
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

A Day in the Life

Curious about what SJU Global Studies students see, do, and learn on a daily basis? Check out our social media channels for an inside glimpse of what it’s like to study abroad. 

Global Events

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Jan

Tobin College of Business Graduate Chat

4:00 pm6:00 pm
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Feb

Tobin College of Business Graduate Chat

12:00 pm2:00 pm
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Apr

Tobin College of Business Graduate Chat

2:00 pm4:00 pm
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Apr

Tobin College of Business Graduate Chat

3:00 pm5:00 pm
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The City’s Your Classroom

New York City is the heart of your St. John’s experience. It’s where you’ll study, serve, intern, work, and lay the intellectual and personal foundation for the rest of your life. With campuses in Queens, Staten Island, and Manhattan, as well as SJU’s suburban location in Oakdale, Long Island, the entire region is yours to explore. 

Global Studies Announcements

St. John’s University ranks among the top-40 doctorate-granting universities in the country for the study abroad participation rate of its undergraduate students.

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Get Connected

The Language Connection provides students with quality language instruction, while helping them gain the academic skills and cultural knowledge necessary for their success in academic programs at SJU and other academic institutions, and in their future professional and personal lives.

Be Our Guest

We encourage international students to engage the St. John’s community by signing up for a Conversation Partner or a Host Family. Get to know SJU, NYC, and the United States from a different perspective. St. John’s employees or students can become a host or volunteer.

International Admission

Interested in attending what U.S. News & World Report named as the second most ethnically diverse national university? Join more than 1,300 international students who call SJU their home away from home.

Global News

Alexandra Hicks (CPS), Michelle Huang (CPHS) and Cammi Roberts (SOE) are among over 850 American undergraduate students from 359 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship...
Ozanam Scholars examine and seek solutions to real-world social justice issues, conduct research, complete a capstone project in their senior year, and travel around the world to serve those in need.
In its most recent Open Doors Data report released today by the Institute of International Education (IIE), St. John’s University ranks 31st in the U.S. among doctorate-granting universities for the study abroad participation rate of its undergraduate students.
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Alexandra Hicks (CPS), Michelle Huang (CPHS) and Cammi Roberts (SOE) are among over 850 American undergraduate students from 359 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship...
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