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Admission and Aid

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!

Discover our Queens Campus

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.


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

From the Blog

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Crafting a Winning Statement of Purpose for Grad School

Are you considering graduate school? Remember to add writing a statement of purpose to your to-do list. Don’t be intimidated; with the right approach, you can craft an impressive statement that showcases your passion for your chosen field and your potential for success.

This blog is intended to offer valuable information and insights on creating an exceptional statement of purpose. You will learn what it is and why it is important and receive guidance from a graduate admission expert on its crucial components and common mistakes to avoid.

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Navigating the FAFSA® 2024–25: Top Changes to Know

Are you a current or incoming student preparing for the upcoming 2024–25 academic year? Here’s some exciting news for you! The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) has undergone significant changes that promise a more seamless and user-friendly experience.
This blog post will discuss the significant changes made to the FAFSA® and what they mean for your eligibility for federal financial aid.

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Eight Soft Skills to Enhance Your Graduate Résumé

Employers consider more than just academic qualifications in the current competitive job market. They prefer to hire recent graduate candidates who exhibit strong soft skills, such as effective communication, teamwork, and adaptability.
This blog post helps you better understand what soft skills are and which ones are important for you to focus on. By comprehending the significance of soft skills, you can become an asset to any company and improve your career prospects.

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