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Saint Peter’s Celebrates 124th Commencement

“Today is a special day – a day we have been waiting for, a day of transition, a day that divides lovely memories of yesterday and expectations of tomorrow. It is a bitter sweet transition, a transition from becoming proud Saint Peter’s students to proud Saint Peter’s alumni,” said Prajwal Niraula ’15, co-valedictorian of the […]

The Master of Public Administration Program Graduates First Students

On May 18 Mariluz Garcia-Diaz ’15, Donalda James ’15, Maggie Redden ’15, Amna Sandhu ’15, Latreicia Smith ’15, Qulonda Stuckey ’15 and Sonia Whyte ’15 will be at the Saint Peter’s University 124th commencement exercises to receive their diplomas as members of the Class of 2015. While this event is momentous for the students, it […]

Alumni Explore the New School of Business at Latest Alumni in Finance Networking Event

Since its inception in 2010, the Saint Peter’s University Alumni in Finance (AIF) Network has met regularly in the heart of New York’s financial district. AIF provides attendees the opportunity to network with fellow alumni and current Saint Peter’s students. The most recent celebration though was held for the first time in the new Saint […]

Program Enables Rising Entrepreneurs to Pursue an Education

In 2013, Saint Peter’s University signed a historic agreement with Rising Tide Capital (RTC), which enabled qualified graduates of RTC’s 12-week Community Business Academy (CBA) to receive up to six college credits through prior learning experience from the School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Saint Peter’s. Rising Tide Capital is a non-profit organization based […]

Sexual Misconduct is Explored at 15th Annual Doyle Conference

Be educated. Be aware. Be honest. Speak up. These words were on display throughout the presentations that were given during the 15th Annual Stephen D. Doyle Criminal Justice Symposium, which was held at Saint Peter’s on Thursday, April 16. The theme of this year’s conference was “Sexual Misconduct on Campus: Education, Prevention and the Law.” […]

Community Comes Together to “Make an Impact”

For the fourth year in a row, Saint Peter’s proved to be successful with the University’s annual 24-hour/weekend long campaign. This year the theme of the 24-hour campaign was “Make an Impact – A Day of Giving.” The event was held on Thursday, March 26 from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. and was designed to […]

Eight New Members Inducted into Athletics Hall of Fame

The evening of Saturday, March 28 proved to be a night filled with gratitude at Saint Peter’s University. Members of the University community, alumni, family and friends filled The Duncan Family Sky Room to celebrate the induction of the 2014 Saint Peter’s University Athletics Hall of Fame Class. The inductees all took the stage to […]

Women at Saint Peter’s: Then and Now

With women now comprising a majority of the student population at Saint Peter’s University, it is hard to imagine a day before they were welcome on campus. But this reality was just one of the many topics that was explored during the inaugural event for the Alumnae in Action Network. The event was held in […]

Twenty-Four Hours to Make an Impact

Did you know that alumni participation rates, or the percentage of alumni that give back to their alma mater, is a key measurement used throughout the country to rank institutions and the level of engagement among their alumni? Did you realize that donors can make a gift of any size and it will have an […]

Press Releases

University Receives NetVUE Program Development Grant Award

Jersey City, N.J. – May 26, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the University has been awarded  a NetVUE Program Development Grant Award in the amount of more than $45,000 to be used over a two-year period. NetVue, the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education, is a nationwide network of colleges and universities […]

Saint Peter’s Signs Dual Admissions Program Agreement with Hudson County Community College

Jersey City, N.J. – March 27, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University signed an agreement today with Hudson County Community College (HCCC) to establish a dual admissions program. The new program will provide a seamless transition for HCCC graduates to qualifying programs at Saint Peter’s. Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University, and Glen […]

Saint Peter’s & Jersey City Department of Recreation Partner with ProsToYou Tennis

Jersey City, N.J. – March 16, 2015 –  Saint Peter’s University today announced an exclusive partnership with Jersey City’s Department of Recreation and ProsToYou Tennis, an acclaimed leader in tennis instruction dedicated to developing community-based tennis programs. As a part of the agreement, ProsToYou Tennis will operate all junior and adult tennis instruction at Saint […]

Campus Kitchen Places Third in National “Raise the Dough” Challenge

Jersey City, N.J. – March 6, 2015 – The Campus Kitchen at Saint Peter’s University today announced that it placed third in a week-long, national “Raise the Dough” online fundraising challenge. The challenge was hosted by The Campus Kitchens Project, a national organization that empowers student volunteers to fight hunger in their communities. From February […]

University Hosts Port Authority Reform Panel

Jersey City, N.J. – February 12, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it will host a bipartisan, bi-state panel on reforming the Port Authority. The event, “How Should We Fix the Port Authority?,” will be held on Monday, February 23 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in The Duncan Family Sky Room in the […]