Saint Peter’s University

Saint Peter’s University, is a private institution located in Jersey City, New Jersey. Established in 1872 and celebrating a milestone 150th anniversary in 2022, the university is one of 27 Jesuit Institutions in the United States. Enrolling over 3,600 students, the University offers over 50 undergraduate majors, 13 graduate degrees, and 13 five-year accelerated programs to make your dream into a reality. Total active F-1 internationals students amount to 233. Out of the 233, 1 is Polish. Our students take part in over 70 clubs and organizations, community service, and NCAA Division I athletics.

Expert faculty offer real-life experiences in the classroom to ensure maximum learning potential. Build your professional network with guidance from our community of mentors. In addition, the Center for Career Engagement and Experiential Learning provide students with one-on-one advising and encouragement throughout their education. Just 12 minutes away from New York City and steps from downtown Jersey City, opportunity is at students’ footsteps. Internships at top companies like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Fidelity Investments are only moments from campus. 65 percent of our seniors hold internships giving the University a 94 percent placement rate upon graduation.

Undergraduate scholarships currently go up to $27,000 per year.  Scholarships are merit based; they do not need to be applied for, and the amount is included on a student’s acceptance letter. Tuition and fees are approximately $39,000 per year not including room and board. With our scholarships, you will find the cost of attendance to be rather competitive in this metropolitan area. 

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