Saint Peter’s University Reflects on the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice

Every year, faculty, staff and students from Jesuit institutions across the country gather together at the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice in Washington, D.C. Attendees are invited to come together to learn, reflect, pray, network and advocate for social justice. The event is hosted by the Ignatian Solidarity Network in memory of the six Jesuits […]

The Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership Celebrates Constitution Day

Constitution Day annually commemorates the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787. This year Saint Peter’s honored the day with two events hosted by the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership. On September 16, the Guarini Institute held a We the People Poetry Slam.  Poets, orators and songwriters were invited to share […]

Saint Peter’s Celebrates Move-In Day and the Start of a New Academic Year

The new academic year at Saint Peter’s began on August 31 following a successful move-in weekend. The University community was excited to welcome the Class of 2026 to campus. The students of the class reflect the great diversity that is a hallmark of Saint Peter’s. They hail from 196 unique high schools and have expressed […]

Class of 2022 Graduates Make an Impact in Theoretical Physics

Rafael Carballeira ’22 and David Dolgitzer ’22 come from very different backgrounds and followed dissimilar paths to get to Saint Peter’s University; however their interest in theoretical physics was the same. Both students overcame the challenges of what it meant to be a college student during a pandemic and with the support of their professor, […]

A Woman For Others: A Profile of Carmen Benitez ’22

This year was an important one for Saint Peter’s and its roots as the only Jesuit University in New Jersey. Not only is the University celebrating its Sesquicentennial, or 150th, anniversary, the Society of Jesus, or the Jesuits, have identified this year (May 20, 2021 to July 31, 2022) as the Ignatian Year because it […]

An Interview with Joseph Gilkey, Ph.D., Director of the Data Science Institute

The Data Science Institute at Saint Peter’s University is comprised of the fastest growing collection of academic programs in the Frank J. Guarini School of Business. The Institute recruits globally and attracts students from all across the world. The current programs in the Institute include the master’s programs in data science, business analytics, marketing science, […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s University Announces Largest Fundraising Campaign in University History

Jersey City, N.J. – December 2, 2022 – Saint Peter’s University is proud to announce the public phase of the University’s most ambitious fundraising campaign in its 150-year history, Peacocks Rise: The Campaign for Saint Peter’s University, which aims to raise a minimum of $75 million. “Peacocks Rise is our opportunity to achieve lasting greatness,” […]

Saint Peter’s University Establishes Pilot Program for Accounting Students

Jersey City, N.J. – October 6, 2022 – The Frank J. Guarini School of Business at Saint Peter’s University today announced a pilot program developed in collaboration with PwC, a professional services firm providing services across two segments: Trust Solutions and Consulting Solutions. The pilot program is a paid, 30-credit post-bachelor experience offered by Saint […]

Stephanie Squires, Ph.D., Appointed Dean of the Caulfield School of Education

Jersey City, N.J. – September 26, 2022 – Saint Peter’s University announced the appointment of Stephanie Squires, Ph.D., as dean of the Caulfield School of Education. Dr. Squires comes to Saint Peter’s from the College of Mount Saint Vincent where she served as the director of teacher education. She has had held numerous positions in […]

New Six-Story Residence Hall That Opens at Saint Peter’s to be Named Panepinto Hall

Jersey City, N.J. – September 19, 2022 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the opening of a new six-story residence hall, located at 762 Montgomery Street near the University’s Mac Mahon Student Center. The building will be named Panepinto Hall in honor of Joseph A. Panepinto Esq. ’66, an alumnus who has served the University […]

Saint Peter’s University Elects Six New Members to the Board of Trustees

Jersey City, N.J. – September 1, 2022 – Saint Peter’s University Board of Trustees announced the election of six new board members, which include Nadine (Davis) Augusta ’93, chief diversity, equity and inclusion officer at Cushman & Wakefield; Rev. Stephen Katsouros, S.J., president/CEO of the Come To Believe Network and founding dean and former executive […]