St. John's University (SJU)

St John's University Queens Campus, Queens, NY, United States

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St. John\'s University (SJU) is a private, Roman Catholic, research university located in New York City, United States. Founded by the Congregation of the Mission (C.M., the Vincentian Fathers) in 1870, the school was originally located in the neighborhood of Bedford–Stuyvesant in the borough of Brooklyn. Beginning in the 1950s, the school was relocated to its current location to Utopia Parkway in Hillcrest, Queens. St. John\'s also has campuses in Staten Island and Manhattan in New York City, overseas in Rome, Italy, and a graduate center in Oakdale, New York. A campus in Paris opened in the Spring of 2009. The school is named after Saint John the Baptist.

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Motto: Christian education perfects the soul

Endowment: $644.6 million (2014)

Administrative staff: 1,456

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Undergraduates: 15,720

Postgraduates: 5,634

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