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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

ACEI logo is revealed
The Academic Center for Equity and Inclusion (ACEI) officially opened on Monday, October 8, marking another major step for the University’s initiative to expand and enhance an inclusive campus community.
L to R: Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., President of St. John’s and the Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Ph.D., D.D., Bishop of
St. John’s was recently honored by the Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) with the 2018 Lifetime Service Award for the University’s “outstanding and exemplary” Vincentian mission of educating and serving immigrant communities and for its steadfast support of CMS.
St. John's NPS interns
Four students were selected for summer internships that were created as part of a recent partnership established by St. John’s and the National Park Service (NPS).
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ACEI logo is revealed
The Academic Center for Equity and Inclusion (ACEI) officially opened on Monday, October 8, marking another major step for the University’s initiative to expand and enhance an inclusive campus community.
  • Next news items

University Events

15
Oct

Seasonal Flu Shot Clinic

9:00 am3:00 pm
D'Angelo Center, Room 401, Queens
15
Oct

Graduate School Day - Staten Island Campus

10:00 am3:00 pm
Kiernan Suite - Kelleher Center
15
Oct

LifeSci NYC Information Session

1:50 pm3:15 pm
D'Angelo Center, Room 306
15
Oct

Career Peer Program Information Session

1:50 pm3:15 pm
Chiang Ching Kuo Hall, (Career Services)