March 08, 2023 BK LI

BROOKLYN and PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – March 8, 2023 – St. Joseph’s University, New York is pleased to announce that it has been ranked #7 among the Top Ten Private Colleges by Military Friendly®, recognizing the University as one of the best institutions for service members and veterans. 

Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated in categories such as academic policies and compliance; graduation and career outcomes; culture and commitment; military student support and retention; admissions and orientation; and financial aid and loan repayment. 

“It is an honor to be recognized once again by the Military Friendly® Top Ten list,” said Erin D’Eletto, director of military and veterans services. “We take pride in the services we provide for our military and student veterans. As they work toward their educational goals, we are there to support their personal, academic and professional success. This designation is a testament to our commitment to these students year after year.”   

St. Joseph’s dedicated Office of Military and Veteran Services provides veteran and military students with the necessary resources that lead to academic success. Our Military and Veteran Career Development initiative provides individualized attention and veteran-centric resources to help military personnel have positive job search experiences. St. Joseph’s is also a proud participant in the Post-9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon Program and offers discounted tuition rates for service members and their families. 
For more information about the services we provide to military and veteran students, call 631.687.2678 or visit

St. Joseph’s University, New York has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the University provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through its Brooklyn, Long Island and online campuses, the University offers degrees in more than 100 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.