Why Seton Hall

A Tradition of Academic Excellence

Tradition of Academic ExcellenceFor nearly 160 years Seton Hall has been a place where leaders learn. A leading Catholic university, Seton Hall offers more than 90 rigorous academic programs that are highly ranked by The Princeton Review, U.S.News & World Report and Bloomberg Businessweek.

A Catholic Community that Cares

Catholic CommunitySeton Hall University provides a nurturing, caring and supportive academic community which fosters the intellectual, emotional and spiritual growth of our students.

Internship and Career Success

Internship and Career SuccessAt Seton Hall, we believe in empowering all students to discover their unique calling right from the start. We do this by offering exceptional career development services and opportunities.

Personal Attention

Hands on LearningPersonal attention is a hallmark of a Seton Hall education. We pride ourselves on small classes and dedicated faculty members who know more than just your name.

Celebrating our Diversity

DiversityThe statue of Elizabeth Ann Seton at the heart of our campus is a daily reminder of the kind of community we strive to be—one that recognizes the dignity of all, welcomes each student fully, and treasures their gifts.

Redefining Leadership

Redefining LeadersFor nearly 160 years, Seton Hall University has been a place where leaders learn. Bishop Bayley envisioned a university that would be a "home for the mind, the heart and the spirit" — a place that would develop well-rounded, compassionate leaders who are prepared to serve society.

Hands-on Learning

WSOUAt Seton Hall, you learn by doing — exploring, challenging, discovering, questioning and discussing. We combine classroom learning with real-world, practical experiences to make learning more tangible; we forge connections between theory and practice.

Location, Location, Location

New YorkSeton Hall has the ideal location — close to all the action, yet not engulfed by it. The University's suburban, 58-acre park-like campus sits proudly within the picturesque town of South Orange, New Jersey.

Study Abroad…Gain a Global Perspective

Study AbroadUnderstanding today's global community, a shared space where we depend on one another, is more than an ideal — it's a necessity. Seton Hall is perfectly positioned to prepare you to be a global leader.

Freshman Studies and Student Support

Personal AttentionSeton Hall is dedicated to making your transition into college a smooth one — that's why we offer personal, one-on-one support through our award-winning Freshman Studies Program.

Life at Seton Hall - Where Leaders Learn to Have Fun

Life at Seton HallWhen our students aren't hard at work in the classroom, they're getting involved in the Seton Hall community — learning to lead with heart in campus organizations, participating in activities and making life-long friendships.

A Technological Advantage

Technological AdvantageAt Seton Hall we provide our students with a cutting-edge technological advantage. Named one of the Top 5 Most Connected Colleges by U.S.News and World Report, Seton Hall ensures the success of its students in a wired world after graduation.