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Institution description statements

CSB/SJU Short Statement (54 words)

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are two nationally-leading liberal arts colleges whose unique partnership provides students with a highly engaged learning experience preparing them for leadership and service in a global society.  The student experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine tradition and an extraordinary sense of place and community.

CSB/SJU Long Statement (151 words)

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are two nationally-leading liberal arts colleges whose unique partnership offers students the educational choices of a large university and the individual attention and community of a premier small college. The learning experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine traditions of hospitality, stewardship, service, and the lively engagement of faith and reason.

The colleges prepare students for leadership and service in a global society.  Ranked among the top baccalaureate institutions nationally in the number of students who study abroad, we are committed to global learning and connection.  An extraordinary sense of place and community shapes the undergraduate experience and creates a lifelong network of alumnae/i connections.

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University have a long and distinguished commitment to arts and culture.  We support a vibrant environment for the performing and visual arts that contributes to culture, community, and creativity.

CSB Short Statement (58 words)

The College of Saint Benedict is a nationally-leading liberal arts college for women whose unique partnership with Saint John's University for men provides students with a highly engaged learning experience preparing them for leadership and service in a global society.  The student experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine tradition and an extraordinary sense of place and community.

CSB Medium Statement (80 words)

The College of Saint Benedict is a nationally-leading liberal arts college for women whose unique partnership with Saint John's University for men provides an engaged learning experience emphasizing leadership and service in a global society.  Ranked among the top baccalaureate institutions nationally in the number of students who study abroad, the College of Saint Benedict is committed to global learning and connection.  The student experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine tradition and an extraordinary sense of community and place.

CSB Long Statement (153 words)

The College of Saint Benedict is a nationally-leading liberal arts college for women whose unique partnership with Saint John's University for men offers students the educational choices of a large university and the individual attention and community of a premier small college. The learning experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine traditions of hospitality, stewardship, service, and the lively engagement of faith and reason.

The college prepares students for leadership and service in a global society.  Ranked among the top baccalaureate institutions nationally in the number of students who study abroad, the College of Saint Benedict is committed to global learning and connection.  An extraordinary sense of community shapes the undergraduate experience and creates a lifelong network of alumnae connections. 

The College of Saint Benedict has a long and distinguished commitment to arts and culture.  It supports a vibrant environment for the performing and visual arts that contributes to culture, community, and creativity.

SJU Short Statement (58 words)

Saint John's University is a nationally-leading liberal arts college for men whose unique partnership with the College of Saint Benedict for women provides students with a highly engaged learning experience preparing them for leadership and service in a global society.  The student experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine tradition and an extraordinary sense of place and community.

SJU Long Statement (150 words)

Saint John's University is a nationally-leading liberal arts college for men whose unique partnership with the College of Saint Benedict for women offers students the educational choices of a large university and the individual attention and community of a premier small college. The learning experience is enhanced by Catholic and Benedictine traditions of hospitality, stewardship, service, and the lively engagement of faith and reason.

The college prepares students for leadership and service in a global society.  Ranked among the top baccalaureate institutions nationally in the number of students who study abroad, the college is committed to global learning and connection. An extraordinary sense of place and community shapes the undergraduate experience and creates a lifelong network of alumni connections. 

Saint John's University has a long and distinguished commitment to arts and culture.  It supports a vibrant environment for the performing and visual arts that contributes to culture, community, and creativity.