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Shaped by its values of compassion, wisdom and integrity and lauded for its value — ranked No. 5 for Value in the North for 2022 by U.S. News & World Report — St. Bonaventure is a transformative community committed to academic excellence and civic engagement.

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Whatever your interest — business, education, arts & sciences, communication or health professions — our five academic schools offer varied and relevant programs that prepare you for meaningful and fulfilling careers.

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From an Honors Program that rewards and challenges high-achieving students to early assurance programs that enable qualified students to secure a seat in graduate and preprofessional programs, we offer a host of special programs aimed at addressing specific needs and interests.

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Sports Journalism

Top industry professionals guide our master's in sports journalism.

ESPN's NBA Insider Adrian "Woj" Wojnarowski, '91 (right) and New York Post lead sports columnist Mike Vaccaro, '89, at Vaccaro's induction onto the Jandoli School's Wall of Distinguished Graduates.
Online M.A. in Sports Journalism

News & Events
SBU's Foster Center to host talk on leadership and integrity by NYS Assembly member Shimsky Feb 6, 2023 | MaryJane Shimsky, who represents the 92nd District in the New York State Assembly, will address the university community on leadership and integrity in a campus talk at 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, in Dresser Auditorium of the Murphy Building. The event, presented by the Foster Center for Responsible Leadership at St. Bonaventure, is open to the campus community only. There is no charge.
SBU/Siena survey: 75% of Americans plan to watch Super Bowl LVII Feb 6, 2023 | Seventy-five percent of Americans plan to watch Super Bowl LVII on Sunday, according to a new national survey of United States residents released today by the Siena College Research Institute and St. Bonaventure University’s Jandoli School of Communication.
St. Bonaventure/Siena Research survey reveals 70% of Americans are sports fans, 21% avid; football clearly king Feb 3, 2023 | Seventy percent of Americans say they are sports fans, according to a new national survey of more than 3,200 United States residents released today by the Siena College Research Institute and St. Bonaventure University’s Jandoli School of Communication.
The Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure publishes a new book on Franciscan ethics Feb 1, 2023 | Ten years after the release of its groundbreaking work on Franciscan ethics (“The Franciscan Moral Vision”), the Franciscan Institute has published a new volume titled “Lesser Ethics: Morality as Goodness-in-Relationship.”
St. Bonaventure, Siena partner to launch American Sports Fanship Survey Feb 1, 2023 | The Siena College Research Institute and St. Bonaventure University’s Jandoli School of Communication today announced the launch of a new nationwide “American Sports Fanship Survey.”
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  • Homecoming 2023

    Mark your calendars and make plans to join us for the 48th annual Basketball Homecoming Weekend.

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  • Attend our Feb. 23 Educational Leadership virtual info session

    Learn about our master's degree program in Educational Leadership (MSED) as well as our School Building Leader and School District Leader certificate programs.

    REGISTER NOW (Zoom instructions will be sent to registrants)

  • Open house for high school juniors

    Learn more about our competitive academic portfolio, admissions application guidelines, scholarships and financial aid. You'll take a campus tour with a student ambassador, and have a complimentary lunch in our dining hall. While this event is targeted at high school juniors, students in any grade are most welcome.


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