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Our 125-acre campus offers students the best of both worlds, intersecting a vibrant Philadelphia neighborhood with a charming, historic Main Line suburb. When you come to Saint Joseph’s University, you’ll have easy access to all of the endless opportunities the nation’s sixth largest city has to offer.

Need to see it to believe it? Schedule a visit with us today.

City of Revolutionary Spirit

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Philadelphia & the Jesuits

The American revolution started in Philadelphia, which is one of the reasons why the Jesuits chose to build our University here. It’s a city of great beginnings, big ambitions and life-changing opportunities. 

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Vibrant Community

We want students to thrive in all aspects of life and be immersed in the community around them. The relationship between Philadelphia and Saint Joseph’s has allowed many students to discover new passions, meet an incredible network of people and gain a competitive advantage. Philadelphia is the perfect global starter for college students and young professionals.

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Business Connections

Saint Joseph’s has built strong institutional and faculty relationships with other leading businesses across industries and organizations. From education to health to finance, whether you’re ready to look for co-ops or internships, we’re a quick 15-minute train ride to the heart of the city, which offers a broad mix of opportunities.

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Campus of Opportunities

Here on campus, which spans West Philadelphia and Lower Merion, there are also a wide range of partnerships and experiential learning opportunities available — like the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support, the renowned Barnes Arboretum at Saint Joseph's University or the local biotech startup that found a home on Hawk Hill.

We’re confident our location is bound to provide something for everybody.