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Student Handbook

The Student Handbook, an official publication of St. John's University, supplies a comprehensive guide to University student life as well as important procedures and regulations that each student is expected to become familiar with and follow.

Section 1: About St. John's University

Founded in 1870, St. John’s is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society.

Section 2: Campus Information

St. John’s has three New York City campuses, in Queens, Manhattan, and Staten Island; international campuses in Rome, Italy, and Paris, France; and study abroad locations in Seville, Spain, and around the world.

Section 3: Policies and Procedures

This section covers policies and procedures for which all students are responsible. As a student at St. John's University, you are expected to know and abide by the University's regulations.

Section 4: Safety and Security

As an essential part of creating an atmosphere for learning, St. John's University is committed to ensuring a safe and secure University environment. St. John's is one of the safest campuses in the nation.

About the Student Handbook

Please direct any comments or recommendations for future revisions of the handbook to the Division of Student Affairs.

The Student Handbook was last revised on August 1, 2016.