Aerial view of Lancaster, PA

About Our Lancaster Location

Located in scenic Central Pennsylvania, Saint Joseph’s University in Lancaster is home to the School of Nursing & Allied Health offering bachelor’s, master’s, associate, certificate and post-baccalaureate programs in healthcare.

Located in Central Pennsylvania

Our Lancaster location is situated in the heart of picturesque Central Pennsylvania. Steeped in rich history, Lancaster is known for its beautiful 18th-century architecture and red-brick row homes that line its streets. Beyond its historic and cultural significance, Lancaster also offers art galleries, theaters, markets and a burgeoning farm-to-table culinary scene. In addition to its lively downtown area, Lancaster also offers a wide range of healthcare facilities including Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, Penn State Health, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Lehigh Valley Hospital and more.

Shelves with medical equipment

History & Mission

For over 120 years, Saint Joseph's Lancaster location has grown from one nursing program with a handful of students to nearly 20 degree options with over 1,800 students enrolled. Our mission is to educate for excellence in health care practice, leadership and the continuous acquisition of knowledge.