Saint Joseph's University Mission Statement
As Philadelphia’s Jesuit Catholic University, Saint Joseph’s provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts. We prepare students for personal excellence, professional success, and engaged citizenship. Striving to be an inclusive and diverse community that educates and cares for the whole person, we encourage and model lifelong commitment to thinking critically, making ethical decisions, pursuing social justice, and finding God in all things.
The SJU Strategic Plan
Quotes from the President
“Like the Jesuits who mapped our path, we, too, must approach our endeavors with optimistic hearts and creative minds. Let us consider all possibilities as we connect our present assets with our future ambitions. I posit that to ensure our future success, we must generate excellence, drive innovation and practice collaboration.”