University President Dr. Dennis R. DePerro
Dennis R. DePerro, Ed.D., is the 21st president of St. Bonaventure University. He took office June 1, 2017.
In his time at St. Bonaventure, Dr. DePerro has made great progress to tear down silos, encourage collaboration and open the lines of communication with faculty, students, staff and alumni.
Office of the President
The University President's Council advises Dr. DePerro and acts as a liaison to the campus community as a whole. It is comprised of the Senior Executive Management Team, the six SBU Deans and several key-area directors.
University President's Council
The St. Bonaventure Board of Trustees is the governing body of the University. Board members are appointed up to three (3)-year terms. The University President, the Provincial Minister of Holy Name Province and the President of National Alumni Association Board serve as voting ex-officio Trustees.
The Board of Trustees oversees the general supervision of the business and affairs of the university and meets four times per year.
Board of Trustees
The senior leadership team at St. Bonaventure University includes President Dennis R. DePerro and nine chief administrators who oversee the key functional areas of the institution.
Senior Leadership Team
More than 75 percent of our faculty have a Ph.D. or terminal degree. Our professors are committed and approachable faculty who dedicate themselves to making connections -- among themselves, their courses and, most importantly, their students.
Faculty and Staff Directory
The university's administrative units include Academic Affairs, Administrative Services, Advancement, Business & Finance, Economic Development, Global Affairs & International Research, Information Technology, Research & Innovation, Student Affairs, University Communications & Marketing, SBU Athletics, and SBU Support Offices.