St. John's University Campuses Open

All St. John's University's campuses will be open Wednesday, January 28 and all classes will run on a regular schedule.  The Registrar's office has extended the add/drop deadline to Wednesday, February 4, 2015. This does not apply to Law School students.

University Archives and Special Collections

The St. John’s University Archives, a unit of the University Libraries, houses the administrative and historical records of the University. Learn more about our collections, or contact us to make a research appointment. 

This department also administers the University Special Collections, which includes rare books, bibles, art catalogs, manuscripts, and other unique materials.


  • Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. (by appointment only)
  • Friday 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (by appointment only)

The University Archives and Special Collections are closed on University holidays and weekends

Contact us to make a research appointment at 718-990-1465 or