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Alumni and Friends Return to Amanda’s to Support the Jesuit Mission

The sounds of clinking wine glasses and the chatter of conversation filled Amanda’s Restaurant in Hoboken on June 15 as alumni and friends gathered for one shared reason: to support St. Aedan’s: The Saint Peter’s University Church and Schola, the University’s liturgical choral group. That evening, more than 90 people attended the annual wine and […]

The Impact of Annual Giving

Annual  giving, which is simply giving to Saint Peter’s University within the fiscal year – July 1 through June 30 – is crucial to the success of New Jersey’s only Jesuit university. Your annual gift allows us to make a better tomorrow for our students and we need your help in order to continue educating them with the Jesuit values by […]

Class of 1960 Celebrates 55th Reunion

  More than 60 people gathered at Saint Peter’s University on Sunday, June 14 to celebrate the 55th reunion of the Class of 1960. “We come back today to share the gift of our journey — especially our college years — and to give thanks for the Jesuits and lay professors who touched our lives,” […]

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 […]

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 […]