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On campus and around the world, our students embrace their calling and become the future.

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Take the first step in your college journey at St. John’s. 

A Catholic and Vincentian institution with a proud 150-year history, St. John’s prepares you for the future by offering top-ranked programs in areas such as analytics, business, computer science, education, health and life sciences, homeland security, law, and liberal arts. Here, you can learn with the latest technology in state-of-the-art facilities that feature new lab spaces, updated classrooms, and more.

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St. John's Invests in Your Future

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A Sound Decision.

True to our Catholic and Vincentian mission, St. John’s University offers robust institutional aid packages, making the dream of a world-class education a reality for students from all walks of life. Fill out our form to receive your free FAFSA checklist.

99%

of undergraduates receive financial aid.

More than $417 million

in financial assistance was awarded in 2019–20.

Meet the Class of 2024

“By attending St. John’s, I will stay close to my family. That was probably the most important factor for me in choosing a school.” 

–Christopher Bhola, St. Francis Preparatory School Class of 2020, St. John’s Class of 2024 

“My goal is to find a career that I will enjoy for the rest of my life. I am confident that with the help of St. John’s, I can achieve that goal.”

–Matthew Espinosa, East Meadow High School Class of 2020, St. John’s Class of 2024

“My first time seeing the campus, I immediately fell in love. I am eager to make new friends at St. John’s.”

–Julia Mulroy, St. Anthony’s High School Class of 2020, St. John’s Class of 2024

Outcomes You Can Count On

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Connections—at Home and around the World.

When you graduate from St. John’s University, you join a network of more than 190,000 proud alumni—150,000 of whom live in the New York metropolitan area. They work in every field imaginable, and provide an invaluable conduit to internships and career opportunities with organizations such as Amazon, ESPN, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, and Teach For America.

94%

of 2019 graduates were employed or pursuing a graduate degree within six months of Commencement.

#1

Catholic college or university in the nation on the list of “Colleges with the Highest Student-Mobility Rates.”*

*Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education

A United Front

Amid the challenges of a global pandemic, the success of the Fall 2020 semester is a shining example of the fact that we are stronger together—even when we are apart.

By acting collectively to keep each other safe and healthy, St. John’s students enjoyed a robust mixture of on-campus, in-person classes; hybrid classes; and fully online classes, each delivering a rich academic experience for all.

We are committed to welcome the spring semester with the same spirit. Our goal is to offer even more in-person classes, while continuing to deliver various learning options for students.

A Focus on Safety

In-person classes will continue to be held in reconfigured classrooms that accommodate social distancing. Hybrid courses offer the flexibility of attending some classes on campus and some remotely, based on your preference.

Masks are required on campus in all public places, and every member of the campus community has been provided with reusable cloth face coverings. Enhanced cleaning and sanitization continue across our campuses, with hand sanitizer stations positioned throughout. While large, in-person gatherings are limited, we offer creative alternatives for meetings and events. In addition, one residential building is designated for quarantine and isolation purposes, if needed.

Updates to federal, state, and local COVID-19 guidelines may mandate that our plans evolve during the year. Current updates can be found here.

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Ready to Take the Next Step?

Apply today and start your journey at St. John’s—the University that has been part of the New York landscape since 1870.