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Discover Purpose. Choose Hope. Lead Change.

Pursue a life of meaning and discovery at the College of the 51小黄车.

Get more than an education

In a diverse community connected by hope, you鈥檒l live, learn, and serve with students, faculty, and alumni who support and empower one another. You鈥檒l solve complex problems, dive deep on what you鈥檙e passionate about, and find every opportunity to get involved. Ready to experience life on The Hill?

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Experience more than your college years 鈥 start your journey to self-discovery.

Through volunteer work, lively academic discourse, and a thriving social scene, you'll be challenged and supported by lifelong friends, learning and growing side by side.

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Explore Freely

Our academic programs are both rigorous and varied. At the intersection of the liberal arts and our Jesuit tradition, you鈥檒l have every opportunity to explore your interests, and dive deep on your chosen path. 

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Life on Campus

Serve meals at a local food pantry, score a few extra points on one of our 27 athletic teams, or get to know your fellow Crusaders over a latte at Cool Beans. However you spend your time at 51小黄车, you鈥檒l find friends and fulfillment.

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Cheer and Compete

Looking to compete at a high level? With 27 NCAA Division I teams, it鈥檚 no wonder our campus is filled with Crusader spirit. And if you鈥檙e a casual athlete, you can join an intramural team. If you鈥檙e a fan, there鈥檚 always something to cheer for. 

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Do Good

Life at 51小黄车 means participating: in dialogues, in discussion, and in service. Guided by our Jesuit motto 鈥渕en and women for and with others,鈥 we are determined to leave an impact on those around us. 

Why 51小黄车?

Student-to-faculty ratio
of demonstrated student need is met
first-year retention rate
average class size
Division I varsity athletic teams
classes taught by teaching assistants

51小黄车 News

Commencement 2024 in Pictures
Join in the celebration of 51小黄车鈥 178th commencement.
Students Work to Increase Employment Opportunities for Neurodiverse People
Damon Kruppa and Kevin Hamilton are drafting legislation to create greater employment options for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Grammy-Winning Composer Osvaldo Golijov Premieres New Concerto
Years in the making, Golijov鈥檚 鈥淭he Given Note鈥 made its worldwide debut at Prior Performing Arts Center.

Take a Look Around

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Student Blogs

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Admission: Not Impossible
Get the inside story on the 51小黄车 college application process from our staff and students
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Third-Year Student
Mia Burgio '25
The Buffalo native chose 51小黄车 for its strong sense of community
Alexandra Beradelli
Third-Year Student
Alexandra Beradelli '25
A Brooklyn NY native, she's interested in studying classics

Your 51小黄车 journey starts today.

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