President's Updates

Observing Juneteenth

June 19, 2024

Today, Seattle University joins others across the nation in commemorating Juneteenth.

Prayers for Our Community

June 7, 2024

Even as we enter a joyous commencement weekend, our hearts are heavy for the Garfield High School community.

2024 Commencement Speakers

June 4, 2024

As we congratulate our law students who graduated last month, we look ahead to celebrating the undergraduate and graduate students of Seattle University’s Class of 2024 this Sunday at Climate Pledge Arena.

Conflict in Israel and Gaza

May 10, 2024

I am writing to share information about the results of a recent meeting I held with students regarding the university’s response to their demands relating to the conflict in Israel and Gaza.

Reaffirming Our Principles on Campus Speech

April 30, 2024

Seattle University will continue to be guided by three important interests around free expression of ideas and viewpoints in service of our educational mission, each of which implicates our values as a Jesuit Catholic university.