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The best way to experience St. John’s University is to see it for yourself. Visit our campus in Queens, NY, for a front-row seat to life as a student (or “Johnnie,” as we like to call ourselves).

An Education That Elevates

Your path to success starts here. No matter your background, major, or goals, at St. John’s you benefit from world-class academics, renowned professors, outstanding resources, and a long tradition of excellence and service.

Your Success is Our Success!

Explore what is unique to St. John’s, even beyond the classroom, with limitless opportunities. We are here to guide you every step of the way.

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Study Abroad

Did you know that nearly 40 percent of St. John’s students study abroad at some point during their undergraduate career?

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A Small Campus Feel with Big City Benefits

Minutes from Manhattan, our nearly 100-acre Queens campus offers a traditional university environment in the world’s most dynamic city. Here, you can be a part of more than 180 student organizations on campus, including academic, athletic, social, and Greek life. There’s never a dull moment!

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Success by Any Measure

Johnnies are everywhere, effecting positive change around the globe. While their paths to success may differ, they can all trace their steps back to St. John’s. Learn about their journeys—and how St. John’s has helped them along the way.

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Shooting for the Stars: from Intern to Webby Award Winner at Oprah Daily

Like many first-year students, Annastacia Gladston ’17CPS was unsure of where she fit in when she first arrived at the Queens, NY, campus of St. John’s University. That feeling of uncertainty was short-lived, as the University’s welcoming atmosphere provided her with the support she needed to find her true self and set the stage for a promising future.

Annastacia Gladston ’17CPS The Lesley H. and William L. Collins College of Professional Studies


“I was drawn to St. John’s by the location and programs offered,” the native of Queens, NY, explained. “My entire family lives in New York, so I wanted to be close to my support system as I entered this new phase of my life.”

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Serving Others Drives Grad Student's Research Ambition

In his native country of Trinidad and Tobago, Jelani Estrada ’22C was considered a shy and unassuming student. When he came to St. John’s University and confronted the COVID-19 pandemic, however, he quickly found his voice and a passion for giving back to the community.

Jelani Estrada ’22C College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences


Jelani, a graduate student pursuing a Master of Public Health degree, first came to St. John’s as an international undergraduate student in 2018, eager to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. In March 2020, he landed a position as a patient transporter at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, in Flushing, NY, not far from St. John’s Queens, NY, campus.


of 2022 graduates were employed and/or enrolled in graduate school six months after degree completion.


would recommend St. John’s to their family or friends.

*Data is representative of the three graduating classes (September 2021, January 2022, and May 2022) from the three main campuses (Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan). Data pertains only to those 70 percent of undergraduates who responded to the survey and includes graduates who may have been employed prior to graduation.

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Attention: Accepted Students

Let the journey begin. Join together with your future classmates and find out what it’s like to live and learn as a Johnny!

As of August 2022, the University is no longer admitting students to the Staten Island campus due to a proposed substantive change pending approval by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. For more information, please visit

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Your first year of college is an exciting time to make new friends, create unforgettable memories, and experience newfound independence. If you are going to live in a dorm, knowing what to bring is essential before you can fully enjoy all the fun! As a rising senior who has experienced living on campus over the past few years, I would like to share some of my college dorm room essentials to help you better prepare.

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Best Majors for Undecided Students

Are you struggling to choose a major that aligns with your interests and career goals? At St. John’s University, we offer a wide range of undergraduate degree programs tailored to various passions and ambitions. Whether you’re interested in technology, community service, or risk management, we have a major that will be the perfect fit for you. Here are some of the best majors for undecided students you can pursue and find the right path for your future.

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