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Life at St. John's

Elevate Your World

New York is just one of the remarkable places the St. John’s community calls home.


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Clubs and Organizations

St. John’s is a place where discovery doesn’t stop when class ends. With more than 180 clubs and organizations, intramural sports, and an active Greek scene, you can always find something to do on campus.

Dining Services

Dining Services

St. John’s offers 12 dining locations on the Queens campus. So, whether you’re finicky or a foodie, you are never far from a wide range of nutritious and delicious choices for every palette.

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Welcome Home

Living on campus is both exciting and liberating because you share the experience with new roommates and neighbors. Once you immerse yourself in our tight-knit campus community, you find that your residence hall feels less like a dorm, and more like a home.

Success Starts Here

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Student Sees Possibilities in Urban Ecology and Sustainability

Sustainability is more than an experiment for St. John’s University student Lucas Shears. It’s a way of life.

Lucas Shears '24 St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Born into a family of green thumbs in rural Rhode Island, Lucas, a senior majoring in Environmental Science with a minor in Physics, is spreading the good news of eco-friendliness across campus as a member of the Earth Club and a student worker in the Office of Sustainability. He was among a small group of students who, to commemorate Earth Day in April, reopened the campus organic garden, raising vegetables to feed the hungry and planting trees to reduce carbon inefficiency.  


Psychology Student Is an Advocate for the Overlooked

Whether advocating for the environment, her Catholic faith, or the rights of crime victims, Sarah Quispe found her voice at St. John’s University.

Sarah Quispe '23 St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Sarah, 21, from Richmond Hill, NY, will earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology in May, part of a dual-degree program in which she will earn a Master of Arts in Criminology and Justice in 2024. Her four years at the University have included two study abroad semesters, membership in the Catholic Scholars program and the Chappell Players Theater Group, and work as a Resident Assistant in Founder’s Village.

From the Blog

St. John's University Student Taking Cyberstalking Precautions

Cyberstalking Red Flags You Shouldn’t Ignore

In today’s digital world, social media platforms offer avenues for personal connection. However, along with the benefits come risks, such as technology-facilitated crimes like cyberstalking. Despite the convenience of online interactions, it’s essential to remain on guard against the potential threats posed by anonymity and misuse of digital platforms.

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Unlocking Career Success: Insights from St. John’s Career Services Adviser

Discover how St. John’s University Career Services can assist you in achieving career success from Kenneth Emeghebo, Associate Director of Career and Internship Advising at St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. With over a decade of experience in training, development, and leadership consulting, Mr. Emeghebo brings a wealth of expertise to the St. John’s Career Services team.

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Career Success Starts Here: Maximizing Your College Career Services

Are you a current or future college student wondering what your future holds? Do you need more certainty about your career goals and how to achieve them? Look no further than your college career center. Despite common misconceptions, these centers offer a wealth of resources and support to help students succeed in their personal and academic pursuits.