Saint Joseph's University was founded by the Jesuits — visionary Catholic priests and educators who prioritized social justice, the pursuit of excellence, service to others, and the development of the whole person, or, cura personalis. One of only 28 universities and colleges nationwide exemplifying this 500-year- old Jesuit tradition, SJU offers each of its students an educational experience that will hone their skills, expand their knowledge, grow their faith and strengthen their character.
This March, Saint Joseph’s University’s Office of Veterans Services, in partnership with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), will welcome a cohort of 26 post-9/11 military veterans with disabilities for participation in a nationally recognized entrepreneurship program.
For the fourth consecutive year, SJU's Executive MBA program has been ranked among the top 15 business schools nationwide by U.S. News & World Report, announced in the 2018 edition of “Best Graduate Schools." Haub's graduate marketing, information systems, finance and part-time MBA programs were also recognized.
SJU's Environmental Science and Sustainability program, which offers a major and two minors within the College of Arts and Sciences, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017 with a series of lectures featuring experts in policy, agriculture, physics and chemistry.
Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society that recognizes and encourages scholarship among two-year college students, has named Saint Joseph's University to its Excellence in Community College Transfer Honor Roll for the second year in a row.