Featured in Fiske

SU is among the top 300 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada and Great Britain selected for the 2015 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Compiled by former New York Times education editor Edward Fiske, the guide looks at a broad range of subjects, including student body, academics, social life, financial aid, campus setting, housing, food and extracurricular activities.


Opening Doors

Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign co-chair invites colleagues to contribute to SU and its students.

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Electrifying Education

SU wins two engineering awards and continues an impressive run.

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What You Read

The 10 most read stories of the year featured Jesuits, academics, presidents, bibliophiles, gardeners and, yes, even zombies!

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Answer Me This

What are the top five things I can do to prepare for emergency situations on campus?

Answer Me This is a forum for addressing questions about working at Seattle University and campus life.

All Things Jesuit

All is transformed

On the Feast of Pentecost, Mike Bayard, S.J., delivered his final homily at the Chapel of St. Ignatius before taking on his new role as assistant for parish ministries for the Oregon and California Provinces.

SU Snapshot

Here's one of the  newly spiffified entry portals that are part of an effort to enhance the perimeter of our campus.


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The Watercooler

MichaelPodlin_100x100Seattle University has named Michael Podlin vice president for University Advancement. Podlin had been serving in this role on an interim basis since November 2013. His appointment, which followed a national search, was approved by the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees. Read more »


Summer Services: Summer may be a more relaxed time, but there's still plenty going on. Visit Campus Resources and Hours for a list of services available during the summer. (You'll also find a link to a card on which all the services are detailed.) New for summer 2014: The Byte is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, e-mail


IDIP garners raves

SU's International Development Internship Program (IDIP) has been recognized as a national leader by NerdScholar. IDIP is specifically highlighted in the site's "Most Hands-On Experience" category.



LindsayLeeder_100Lindsay Leeder, SU alumna, member of the nursing faculty and advisor to the Sullivan Leadership Program, is featured in July's Seattle Magazine Top Doctors issue. You can read the interview here.


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