150 Reasons to Love St. John's: Back—and better than ever.

Playing football on the great lawn

With things slowly returning to normal around the world, campus life at St. John’s University is thriving once again. Whether you live on campus or you’re a commuter student, there are so many reasons to celebrate life on campus at St. John’s and the start of the fall semester.

Reason 95

Everyone looks good in red—trust us. Whether you like to rock the red in a T-shirt, hoodie, or hat, there are plenty of options for you at the Campus Bookstore.

Students Walking Spirit Rock

Reason 96     

Selfies on the Spirit Rock. Once you have sufficient swag, head on over to the Spirit Rock, snap a selfie, and post it on your favorite social sites.

Reason 97       

Food for thought. Whether you’re a foodie or you’re finicky, there are plenty of dining options on campus.

Reason 98       

Egg-ceptional omelets. Who doesn’t love a good omelet? Check out Montgoris Dining Hall and get creative with your fillings.

Reason 99       

Late night subs at Double J Deli! Take a short walk west on Union Turnpike and discover this legendary favorite of Johnnies, which is open 24 hours a day.

Reason 100

Find your new BFF. For resident students, the residence halls are a home-away-from-home, and are a remarkable place to make friends that often last a lifetime.

Reason 101

Broadway is Back! St. John’s Campus Concierge helps you secure discount tickets to some of Broadway’s hottest tickets.


Reason 102

DAC after Dark. The D’Angelo Center (aka, “the DAC”), is the place to be for trivia nights, movie marathons, arts and crafts, desserts, and Open Mic nights at Java Johnnies.

Reason 103

Live, Love, and Learn. Enrich your life with a painting or cooking class, trips to museums, or tours of the greatest city in the world.