Saint Joseph’s Appalachian Experience (APEX) recently received a Ruby Award for the 2016-17 school year from INSPIRING Service, a nonprofit that recognizes organizations that have made a community impact through service demonstrating progress toward United Nations Global Goals.
A Saint Joseph’s alumna and current graduate student recently made a service trip to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Devin Spillane ’17 flew to Texas last weekend with Autism on the Seas, a travel agency that gives assistance on cruise ships to families with special needs children.
Daniel J. Hilferty III ’78, the president and CEO of Independence Blue Cross (Independence), one of the nation’s leading health insurance organizations, will receive the Shield of Loyola at Saint Joseph’s Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 2 at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Center City.
PHILADELPHIA (September 12, 2017) — Saint Joseph’s University earned a No. 11 ranking among 187 regional universities (North) in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 edition of Best Colleges. This marks the 20th consecutive year that Saint Joseph’s has secured a place in the region’s top tier. The list places SJU as the highest-ranked regional university in the Philadelphia metropolitan area and the second-highest-ranked institution in its cohort in Pennsylvania.
SJU's Alumni Association will honor five esteemed alumni on Nov. 2 at the Leadership Awards Dinner, held at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Daniel J. Hilferty III '78 will receive the Shield of Loyola, the University's most prestigious alumni award.
More than 200 employers and over 900 job-seeking students will meet on Thursday, September 14, at Saint Joseph’s University’s Fall Career Fair. Companies attending the fair represent a range of industries and organizations — including financial services, retail, food marketing, advertising, nonprofits and government agencies — seeking students with experience from disciplines across the University.
PHILADELPHIA (August 2, 2017) — Saint Joseph’s University has been named one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education by The Princeton Review. The education services company features the University in its 2018 "The Best 382 Colleges" guide.
Saint Joseph’s University announced receipt of a $50 million gift from distinguished alumnus, James J. Maguire, Class of 1958 and his wife, Frances. This extraordinary gift is the largest in the University’s 166-year history and will significantly raise the University’s endowment, supporting scholarships and financial assistance to students and enabling the expansion of signature and mission-centered programs.
SJU will host the fourth annual Ignatian Leadership Conference on Friday, July 28, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Suitable for participants in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors, the conference explores leadership through the teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, who is often referred to as one of the most effective leaders in human history.
University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., was appointed to the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) Board of Directors on July 1, 2017. Dr. Reed’s term ends in February, 2020.