St. John's University

East New York, New York, United States
St. John's is one of America's leading Catholic universities – recognized for its superb academic programs and diverse campus community. Our Rome, Italy campus offers full degree graduate programs (Master of Arts in Government and Politics and Master of Business Administration) that can be completed entirely in Rome or partially in Rome and our New York campuses.



Founded in 1870, St. John’s is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and exciting study abroad offerings.


Our quality springs from an institutional vision of excellence and service. Students come from nearly 50 states and close to 120 foreign countries to pursue more than 100 associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in the arts, business, education, law, pharmacy, the sciences, and specialized professional programs.


  • St. John’s is dedicated to promoting significant scholarly research that inspires and enriches–locally and globally. In the classroom and out in the field, our faculty and students partner in an effort to discover innovative solutions to some of the world’s most challenging and important issues.
  • Our research has attracted millions of dollars of support from a wide range of private and public benefactors, and many our students are published in academic journals and present at national conferences.
  • As catalysts of innovation, our researchers are passionate about advancing knowledge, making discoveries, and improving lives.


As a team of dedicated career educators we serve as a resource to internal and external constituents offering career advising, job-readiness skill training, internships, and employment services. University Career Services provides programs and services that create opportunities for students, alumni, faculty and employers to engage in mutually beneficial partnerships that meet the needs of an evolving and global workforce.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (53)
Social Sciences (19)
Humanities (17)
Computer Science & IT (12)
Law (8)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (6)
Medicine & Health (5)
Applied Sciences & Professions (4)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at St. John's University!


Student services

Services Offered through Student Support ServicesSSS students benefit from support in the following areas:

  • Academic Advisement and Peer Mentoring
  • Professional Tutoring
  • Supplies (Notebooks, pens, etc)!
  • Access to a private computer lab and free printing!
  • Financial/Personal Guidance
  • Career Exploration and Development Workshops
  • Cultural Activities
  • Field trips to Broadway shows and other great places in NYC!
  • Advisement for entry into graduate/professional school
  • Grant in Aid is given to active participants who are in need of financial assistance and meet the GPA academic year requirement.

Housing services

The School of Law is located in a quiet, safe, inexpensive and suburban neighborhood in Queens, about 12 miles from Manhattan. St. John’s understands that many incoming students will need to relocate to the area, and we would like to provide you with the information to make this transition as smoothly as possible. There are several housing options for law students including:

  • Living in the University-owned DePaul Townhouses;
  • Living in Off-Campus Housing; and/or
  • Being placed on the Roommate List.

Library services

The St. John's University Libraries commit themselves to the teaching and learning processes by providing content-based information resources, instructional services, and other support in the most effective formats for University programs and student and faculty research.

Student Life

Campus life

  • The Queens campus features broad lawns, handsome stone buildings and ultramodern student residence halls. Facilities include high-tech laboratory and classroom buildings; the main collections of our 1.7 million-volume Library; and state-of-the-art athletic facilities for students and our BIG EAST, Division I athletic teams.
  • Staten Island Campus Life is not limited to new students. We hope that students will continue to be involved in campus activities throughout their college career. Our Campus Life activities ensure that there is never a dull moment on campus! This year, we added a campus Movie, Fitness, and NYC Theatre Broadway Show Series - Broadway plays are offered at discount.

Sports facilities

The following clubs are currently established through the Campus Recreation Department:

  • Bowling Club
  • Kickline
  • Men's Basketball
  • Running Track Club
  • Tennis Club
  • Ultimate Frisbee

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

East New York, New York, United States