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Opportunity without Limits

As a St. John's University student, you can have it all: an education that broadens your mind, the chance to serve those less fortunate, the fun and excitement of New York City, and the inspiration and support you need for future success.

Facts-at-a-Glance

St. John's Univesrity Student Gardening

139,710

Student Service Hours
St. John's Univesrity Mens Basketball Game at MSG

17

Division I, NCAA Sports Teams
St. John's Univesrity Commencement Crowd Shot

184,000+

St. John's Alumni
St. John's Univesrity Students at Service Opportunity

Mission and Vincentian Heritage

Founded in 1870, St. John’s is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society. The University is committed to serving those in need as St. Vincent de Paul did, and is committed to combating the root causes of injustice while helping to create a more equitable world.

Success at St. John's

Pirachas Family
What is better than having one member of the Piracha family among College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences alumni? Having four family members, of course!
Pirachas family
College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Life at St. John's

Campus life is an integral aspect of your time at St. John’s. We strive to provide students with the most well-rounded experience possible. Not only will you meet new friends, but you will enjoy a wide range of campus activities and leadership opportunities, including clubs, academic organizations, faith-based groups, and much more.

St. John's Univesrity Students Walking Through Residence Village

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Our President

Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., St. John's University's 17th President, can often be found on campus engaging with students and faculty. Learn more about the University’s strategic initiatives and major events of interest here.

Our Leaders

St. John’s leadership, along with our Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, play an integral role in the success of our student body, and have committed themselves to ensure that the University community has all the necessary resources to achieve their goals.

Our People

Our faculty, staff, and administrators live the mission of St. John’s on a daily basis and carry on a proud tradition that began nearly 150 years ago.

University News

Future Johnnies Turn out in Record Numbers for Fall Open House
Seeking a closer look at campus life and learning at St. John’s University, a record number of eager high school juniors, seniors, and their families made the trip to Queens, NY, for the University’s first Open House of the fall semester on Saturday, October 13.
Martin Chalfie, Ph.D.
Encouraging students and faculty to “ignore the people who say ‘this cannot be done,’” Nobel Laureate Martin Chalfie, Ph.D., delivered the 2018 Dr. Jaya Haldar Memorial Seminar, “GFP: Lighting Up Life,” in the D’Angelo Center on St. John’s University’s Queens, NY, campus.
Professor Robert Romano
Catch Professor Robert Romano on the Stan Simpson show, as he uses his expertise in sport and entertainment law to weigh in on the UConn vs Kevin Ollie discussion.
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Future Johnnies Turn out in Record Numbers for Fall Open House
Seeking a closer look at campus life and learning at St. John’s University, a record number of eager high school juniors, seniors, and their families made the trip to Queens, NY, for the University’s first Open House of the fall semester on Saturday, October 13.
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University Events

21
Oct

2018 Making Strides Walk

10:00 am
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
21
Oct

Taza de Cafe

5:00 pm
DAC Coffee House, Queens
22
Oct

Environmental Studies Program Annual Lecture Series

11:25 am
D'Angelo Center Room 206
22
Oct

Post-Graduate Service Fair

1:00 pm3:00 pm
DAC Living Room, Queens