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September 20, 2019
Seattle Business Magzine story reports findings by SmartAsset.com that examined starting salaries of Washington college graduates
Seattle U is ranked #2 in state when it comes to starting salaries of its graduates.
Seattle Business Magazine
The Costco Scholarship Fund Breakfast marked its 20th anniversary with more than 1,700 guests helping to raise more than $5 million for scholarships.
September 19, 2019
Seattle University is in the Top 15 percent of colleges nationwide, according to College Factual’s 2020 “Best Colleges Ranking.”
September 17, 2019
Jeanette Rodriguez begins as interim director of the Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture.
September 13, 2019
As we look forward to welcoming students back to campus next week, we take a glimpse back at what happened over the summer.
September 11, 2019
Several college rankings that recognize Seattle University’s upward trajectory among the best in the nation have been recently released, including the latest Wall Street Journal college rankings for 2020 which placed the university in the top 15 percent.
September 9, 2019
August 26, 2019
August 21, 2019
August 12, 2019
SU’s tutoring and study group programs are awarded additional certification by a national association.
August 9, 2019
The 2020 edition of the Princeton Review guide marks the 17th consecutive year that Seattle U has been featured.
August 8, 2019
Natch Ohno, S.J., talks about St. Ignatius, the founder of the Jesuits, and how his legacy is alive in the work we do at Seattle U today.
August 6, 2019
All new first-year students participate in our "Summer in Seattle" Orientation and Welcome Week to launch their educational careers at Seattle University.
July 25, 2019
July 22, 2019
July 15, 2019
July 12, 2019
Seattle University has committed to a collaborative effort to reduce environmental impacts of building construction and operations in Seattle.
June 28, 2019
June 26, 2019
SU mathematics professors contribute to a new book for students struggling in the discipline.
June 25, 2019
Wilson Garone, an accomplished leader and financial professional, will join Seattle University this summer.
June 24, 2019
We present video and photo coverage of the class of 2019 as we bid best wishes to our 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students during commencement ceremonies on June 16.
Father Chepe discusses the crisis in Nicaragua and its effect on our sister Jesuit university.
June 21, 2019
June 12, 2019
SU's president shares his thoughts on the 2018-2019 academic year, what's ahead for SU, his favorite books from the past year and more.
June 11, 2019
June 7, 2019
An impressive array of student research was presented at the Seattle University Undergraduate Research Association (SUURA) Conference on May 31.
June 3, 2019
The way Ben Howe sees it, the Seattle U Ethics Bowl team he coaches that finished #6 in the nation this year is a great achievement—but not the be-all and end-all.
Story includes comments by Seattle U Admissions Dean.
The Seattle Times
June 2, 2019
Hundreds of Seattle University faculty, staff, students and special guests gathered on May 30 to ceremoniously break ground on the Center for Science and Innovation, the university's largest-ever capital project.
May 31, 2019
Father Sundborg updates campus community on key university developments.
May 29, 2019
Endowed Mission Fund supports initiatives and projects central to SU's identity and values.
May 21, 2019
Staff and faculty receive awards at appreciation event.
May 20, 2019
Seattle U's academic profile got a significant boost recently with the elevation by the Carnegie Foundation Basic Classification of Institutions of Higher Education from its “Master’s Colleges and Universities: Larger Programs” category to “Doctoral/Professional University.”
The Crosscut Festival in early May brought more than 1,600 people to Seattle University.
May 17, 2019
A record-setting eight Seattle University students and recent alumni have been awarded prestigious 2019-2020 Fulbright Grants to study, research and work abroad.
May 16, 2019
Amazon has made a $3 million gift to the new Center for Science and Innovation. The gift will expand opportunities in computer science education, particularly for women and underrepresented minorities.
May 13, 2019
The Washington Post
May 6, 2019
Can it be done at SU? What would it take?
Story includes comments by Alvin Sturdivant, Vice President for Student Development and president of the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International.
US News & World Report
May 1, 2019
Earl Lancaster and other African-American owned small business owners are benefiting from a Seattle U program that is helping them to remain and thrive in the community.
April 26, 2019
On April 26 the Seattle University Alumni Association and the Alumni Board of Governors honored five outstanding members of the Seattle U community at the Alumni Awards. Take a look at our Alumni Awards gallery see the contributions of our winners and how each of them has made an impact on their community.
Mission Day challenges SU community to confront white privilege.
April 12, 2019
April 2, 2019
The Department of Public Safety has moved to a new location on campus.
April 1, 2019
March 28, 2019
March 26, 2019
March 21, 2019
Seattle U ranks among the nation's top producers of Peace Corps participants.
March 20, 2019
March 13, 2019
Ever wonder what it takes to become a Jesuit?
March 12, 2019
Father Sundborg updates faculty and staff on latest at SU.
March 8, 2019
Regional coalition recognizes SU’s leadership in sustainability.
March 1, 2019
February 28, 2019
February 25, 2019
Faculty and staff weigh in on university's future.
February 21, 2019
This year’s celebration of international education is a multi-week affair.
January 18, 2019
Featured speaker at SU’s MLK Celebration will address immigration crisis
January 11, 2019
First-generation students find support, community at Seattle U.
January 1, 2019
Notable campus trees are moved to the Union Green
December 19, 2018
Here are five things to watch for in 2019.
December 14, 2018
Vi Hilbert Hall is officially opened as latest example of SU's deep respect for its namesake.
December 3, 2018
Seattle University remains firmly committed to its non-discrimination policies toward all of it students, inclusive of transgender students.
November 2, 2018
Father Steve updates faculty and staff on recent news and developments at SU.
October 29, 2018
Murdock Trust announces $1.75 million gift toward the construction of the Center for Science and Innovation.
October 26, 2018
Seattle U's College of Nursing earns high national rankings.
October 23, 2018
It’s official. Seattle University has set a new record with its largest-ever incoming class of undergraduates this fall. The 2018 freshmen class of 1,083 students is the highest number ever in its 127-year history.
October 19, 2018
During the 2018 President's Welcome, EVP Tim Leary invites faculty and staff to do the tough work of building community.
October 5, 2018
EVP Tim Leary invites faculty and staff to do the tough work of building community.
Lucas Sharma, S.J., delivers homily at SU's Mass of the Holy Spirit.
This year’s Catholic Heritage Lectures to explore relationships between spirituality and intellectual life, activism and working on the margins.
October 3, 2018
Director of Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability shares thoughts on university’s decision.
Father Pat Howell eulogizes professor emeritus Gary Chamberlain.
September 24, 2018
The university welcomed more than 100 new faculty and staff for 2018-2019 academic year.
The Seattle University Board of Trustees has voted to adopt a pair of recommendations to divest the university’s $230 million endowment from fossil fuels within the next five years.
September 19, 2018
President Sundborg delivers impactful State of the University.
September 18, 2018
U.S. News and Princeton Review name Seattle University Top 10 in in the West for 18th year in a row and among the best colleges for 16th consecutive year.
September 11, 2018
Seattle University is a Top 10 school when it comes to being green, according to the 2018 “Cool Schools” rankings published this week in Sierra, the magazine of The Sierra Club.
August 27, 2018
An exciting lineup of speakers will visit the city and Seattle U this autumn.
This is the 16th year running that the Princeton Review has recognized Seattle University as one of the best colleges in the nation for undergraduate education, according to its latest edition of the Best 384 Colleges 2019.
August 9, 2018
As an expression of its commitment to global engagement in the Jesuit educational tradition, Seattle University formed a successful partnership with the Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua.
July 13, 2018
Here are the stories from the recently completed academic year that got the most clicks.
July 11, 2018
The pace may be slower and the weather warmer, but there’s still plenty to do at Seattle U in the summertime.
June 26, 2018
The survey gauges attitudes around public safety issues, perceptions of police, neighborhoods and crime. Survey findings are used to support the Seattle Police Department’s Micro-Community Policing Plans (“MCPP”) initiative.
June 22, 2018
Eight Seattle U Film Studies students are working as volunteer interns with Film Studies instructor and Hollywood screenwriter Jonathan Keasey.
June 19, 2018
Professor Sonora Jha, PhD, associate dean for academic community and faculty adviser of The Spectator, was named the Journalism Educator of the Year.
June 18, 2018
University serves as venue for Special Olympics.
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