As one of the country's leading Catholic universities, Seton Hall has been developing students in mind, heart and spirit since 1856. Home to over 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Seton Hall is a place that nurtures compassionate leaders who are prepared to make a difference in the world.
As one of the nation's leading Catholic universities, we live the legacy of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton every day, defining what it means to be a great mind and a pioneering force for good by educating compassionate and informed critical-thinkers who will leave their mark and make a difference in the world.
Founded in 1856
Lots of schools promise meaningful internships and career preparation. Seton Hall delivers. Freshman year, we'll pair you with a dedicated career counselor and connect you with our network of successful alumni. Seton Hall's stellar reputation will open doors. Employers know that when they hire a Seton Hall student, they're getting the best.
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Great minds require great mentors. You'll find them here. At Seton Hall, collaborative, supportive relationships with faculty await you. In our small classroom settings, you'll find both challenge and support. But what really sets us apart is the access you'll have. You can start conducting research, attending conferences with professors or contributing to faculty projects.
We've got it all: faculty and students Fulbright and Rhodes scholars, research grants from NASA, alumni CEOs and highly ranked academic programs. At Seton Hall, you'll join a community of faculty and alumni who will pave the way for your success.
of NJ legislators are Seton Hall Alumni
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Seton Hall immerses you in real-world learning right from the start. As soon as you arrive on campus, you can begin blazing a path and building the skills that set you apart.
Conducting brain cancer research alongside faculty
Trading stocks on our mock trading room floor
#1 College radio station in the nation - WSOU
Our suburban location in South Orange, New Jersey, is just 14 miles from New York City. With "The City That Never Sleeps" so close, options for concerts, museums, art galleries and dining are endless. And that just covers entertainment possibilities; great internships and jobs are everywhere.
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At Seton Hall, you'll join an unmistakable culture of optimism. Our diverse and welcoming Catholic community is dedicated to developing you as a whole person. Our students feel at home and share a bond we call "Pirate Pride." We offer lots of opportunities to have fun, make friends and get involved. From dances to carnivals to high profile guest speakers and comedians - it's all here.
Big East Division I Sports
of our students participate in 25 club and intramural sports
A Seton Hall education is more affordable than you think. We provide generous scholarships and grants to 98 percent of our students. Just as important, we are known for our value, having been rated as one of the Best Colleges for Your Money, noted as a school with the Highest Paid Graduates and named as as school with one of the Best Returns on Your Investment.
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