Saint Joseph's University

Saint Joseph’s University is a nationally recognized, Catholic and Jesuit university. For more than 150 years, Saint Joseph’s has advanced the professional and personal ambitions of men and women by providing a rigorous Jesuit education—one that demands high achievement, expands knowledge, deepens understanding, stresses effective reasoning and communication, develops moral and spiritual character and imparts enduring pride.


Admissions Office

5600 City Avenue
Bronstein Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19131


Office of Financial Aid Phone



Full-Time: 1539 men, 1854 women
Part-Time: 307 men, 504 women
Graduate: 1250 men, 1570 women


Full-time: 284
Part-time: 266
Ph.D.s: 90%

Student/Faculty Ratio



Saint Joseph’s 20 sports teams (10 for men and 10 for women) compete in the NCAA Division I athletics. We are a member of the Atlantic 10 conference, with the exception of our men’s lacrosse program, which competes in the MAAC conference.


Students get involved in more than 100 different clubs and organizations, including opportunities in service, Greek life and intramural and club sports.

Programs of Study

Saint Joseph’s offers more than 40 majors and a wide range of minors. These programs are housed in both the College of Arts and Sciences and the Haub School of Business. Some of the most popular programs include Marketing, Food Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Education and Biology. We have also recently added some new and exciting programs, including Music Industry (minor), Communications (minor), Risk Management and Insurance major and Actuarial Science. In addition, Saint Joseph’s offers a full range of online programs to fit any student’s schedule and needs.

Visitor Information

Saint Joseph’s offers daily visit opportunities, as well as a number of open houses throughout the year. Daily visits—held Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. and on select Saturdays at 10 a.m.—feature a “Discover SJU” presentation and guided tour of the campus. Open houses are held on campus multiple times throughout the year. For more information about visit opportunities, please go to

Directions to Campus

Saint Joseph’s University
5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131