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Explore Your World

Your St. John’s experience extends beyond the four walls of your classrooms, and even beyond our home base in New York City. You can study abroad on our Rome campus, at our locations in Paris, France, or Limerick, Ireland, or in dozens of other countries.

Facts-At-A-Glance

1,200

Students Welcomed From 100+ Countries

44.2%

of Students Study Abroad Before Graduation

16

Countries Host Our Study Abroad Programs
St. John's University Students Studying Abroad

Rome! Paris! Limerick!

Study abroad and explore the art, culture, food, and people of historic European cities. Walk to the Vatican. Visit the Musée du Louvre. Snack on escargot, tapas, or soda bread. Soak it all in, and see how your global perspective grows.

Global Success Story

Alicia Villafana
“I decided to study abroad because I wanted to take advantage of the amazing opportunities St. John’s makes available to us. I wanted to explore the world and appreciate all it has to offer. Through this experience, I adopted a more open-minded, global perspective.”
Alicia Villafana
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business

A Day in the Life

Curious about what SJU Global Studies students see, do, and learn on a daily basis? Check out our social media channels for an inside glimpse of what it’s like to study abroad. 

St. John's University Taking Selfie Abroad

Global Events

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Nov

CPS Graduate Open House

2:00 pm3:15 pm
St. Augustine Hall, 2nd Floor, CCC
St. John's University Manhattan Campus

The City’s Your Classroom

New York City is the heart of your St. John’s experience. It’s where you’ll study, serve, intern, work, and lay the intellectual and personal foundation for the rest of your life. With campuses in Queens, Staten Island, and Manhattan, as well as SJU’s suburban location in Oakdale, Long Island, the entire region is yours to explore. 

Global Studies Announcements

US News and World Report ranked St. John's University's graduate online programs in Education and Business in the top 100 by US News and World Report.
Knowing several languages helped philosophy and French major Carlos Alvarez ’15C secure two internships in Paris, France, during the Spring 2014 semester.

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Get Connected

The Language Connection provides students with quality language instruction, while helping them gain the academic skills and cultural knowledge necessary for their success in academic programs at SJU and other academic institutions, and in their future professional and personal lives.

Be Our Guest

We encourage international students to engage the St. John’s community by signing up for a Conversation Partner or a Host Family. Get to know SJU, NYC, and the United States from a different perspective. St. John’s employees or students can become a host or volunteer.

International Admission

Interested in attending what U.S. News & World Report named as the second most ethnically diverse national university? Join more than 1,300 international students who call SJU their home away from home.

Global News

Ford Cuba Walk
Seeking to widen their knowledge of international health and education systems, two St. John’s University faculty members traveled abroad this summer to attend International Faculty Development Seminars offered by theCouncil on International Education Exchange (CIEE).
Seven students in caps and gowns posing for photo
A unique, multidisciplinary program that reflects St. John’s University’s mission of social justice and human rights advocacy, the Master of Arts in Global Development and Social Justice has prepared more than 150 graduates from 36 countries as creative and compassionate leaders ready to address issues of sustainability, development, and justice around the world.
Rome, Italy
With the goal of encouraging appreciation of Italian culture, the Italian Cultural Center (ICC) Scholarship played an instrumental role in students’ study abroad experience this past summer.
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Ford Cuba Walk
Seeking to widen their knowledge of international health and education systems, two St. John’s University faculty members traveled abroad this summer to attend International Faculty Development Seminars offered by theCouncil on International Education Exchange (CIEE).
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