Saint Peter's University is on a 15-acre campus in the urban setting of Jersey City, New Jersey, not far from New York City.
Saint Peter's University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Saint Peter's University does not have fraternities or sororities.
This table offers information on housing at Saint Peter's University.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||24.1%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||75.9%|
Saint Peter's University offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Saint Peter's University students live off campus. In 2022, 24.1% of undergrads at Saint Peter's University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 75.9% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Saint Peter's University. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
Saint Peter's University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Saint Peter's University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Saint Peter's University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1|
|Bowling||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Saint Peter's University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Saint Peter's University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Saint Peter's University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, Saint Peter's University has ID checks at residence halls and library.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Saint Peter's University, take New Jersey Turnpike to Jersey City, NJ. If you need to fly, book your flight to Newark Liberty International airport.
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