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Invest. Inspire. Impact. Giving that drives change.

During this Christmas season, the Saint Peter’s University community extends its gratitude for the many blessings it received in 2016. Your gifts to The Saint Peter Fund have met the University’s greatest needs, providing vital student scholarships, innovative programs, enhancements to student life, experiential learning opportunities and much more. The impact of your gift – […]

Future Alumni Meet Industry Professionals at Alumni in Finance Event

On December 6, the Alumni in Finance Network gathered at Battello on the Jersey City waterfront to mingle with former classmates and future business partners. Alumni in Finance networking events usually serve to unite Saint Peter’s University graduates and M.B.A. students to expand professional relationships and reconnect with the University, but this time special guests […]

Choral Music Unites Generations at Arts on Bergen Concert and Album Launch

“Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.” – Herbie Hancock On November 16, there was a joyful celebration of music on the Saint Peter’s University campus. Arts on Bergen hosted two concerts, one in the afternoon in Saint Peter Chapel and an evening performance at St. Aedan’s: The Saint Peter’s University Church. The […]

Best-Selling Author Reads and Shares Advice

On November 14 in The Duncan Family Sky Room, students, faculty and staff enjoyed hearing the works of best-selling author Rosellen Brown as part of the Valente and Blihar Families Poetry Series. Following the reading was an intimate roundtable discussion with Brown. Gerard P. O’Sullivan, provost and vice president of academic affairs at Saint Peter’s […]

KPMG Accepts Four Accounting Students into their Prestigious Winter Internship Program

Four Saint Peter’s University students are about to embark on an exciting career journey. Accounting majors, Mark Alano ’17, Christian Cano ’17, David Cano ’17 and Yoel Nova Reina ’18 will be participating in KPMG LLP’s prestigious and competitive winter internship program. “Saint Peter’s University has blessed me with endless opportunities, especially when it comes […]

At Annual Scholarship Luncheon Students Share their Appreciation for Donors

“It is nice to know people are lending a helping hand to support students,” said Samantha Lehmbeck ’19, a political science major. She is also the recipient of the Class of 1960 Endowed Scholarship and on October 31 at the seventh annual Scholarship Information Session Luncheon in The Duncan Family Sky Room she, along with […]

Peacock Fans Get the Inside Scoop on Upcoming Basketball Season

“If you’re like me, you’ve spent time in the Yanitelli Center cheering on the men’s and women’s basketball teams. Perhaps you’ve looked out from the stands as the teams huddle, attempting to glean some information about what play will come next. Well, that is exactly why we are here tonight.” These were the words of […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s Recognized as one of the Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges

Jersey City, N.J. – October 31, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it was included in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 361 Green Colleges: 2016 Edition.” A presence on this list means Saint Peter’s is one of the 361 most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton […]

Saint Peter’s University Awarded Largest Grant in University History

Jersey City, N.J. – October 3, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it has been awarded a historic grant of more than $3.8 million by the U.S. Department of Education through the Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) STEM Program. The five-year grant was awarded for a project titled, SURGE (STEM Undergraduate Retention Graduation and Empowerment) […]

Marc Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, Serves as the Keynote Speaker at 2016 Michaelmas Convocation

Family and friends cheered for their peers’ accomplishments at the Michaelmas Convocation on Wednesday, September 28 at St. Aedan’s: The Saint Peter’s University Church. The annual Michaelmas Convocation is an event that celebrates impressive student accomplishments. These students have been working hard since they started at Saint Peter’s to maintain high GPAs and strive for […]

Saint Peter’s University Receives NCAA Grant to Support Student-Athletes

Jersey City, N.J. – August 8, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the University has been awarded with a $100,000 Accelerating Academic Success Program initiative grant by the NCAA to help student-athletes graduate. More than $500,000 in grants were awarded to seven Division I schools including Saint Peter’s University, the University of South […]

Scott Stoddart, Ph.D., Named Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

Jersey City, N.J. – July 26, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that Scott Stoddart, Ph.D., has been appointed to the position of dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Stoddart most recently served as an associate professor of English and cinema at John Jay College, CUNY, where he also served as associate […]

Bruce B. Rosenthal, M.B.A, Ph.D., Named KPMG Founding Dean of the School of Business

Jersey City, N.J. – July 14, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that Bruce B. Rosenthal, M.B.A., Ph.D., has been appointed to the position of KPMG founding dean of the School of Business. Dr. Rosenthal has an impressive track record in both the corporate and higher education sectors, both domestically and internationally, with 35 […]

Local & National Leaders Gather for 3rd Local Living Economies Summit

Etsy Co-founder Matt Stinchcomb, Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop H ’14 and Paul Silverman of SILVERMAN among leaders to speak at Jersey City’s largest localist event on May 12 Jersey City, N.J. – May 6, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University is proud to announce that the third annual Local Living Economies Summit will be […]