You care about return on your investment. Likewise, we care about your success toward a fulfilling career.

96% of SU grads are employed, or enrolled in graduate or professional school, within 6 months of graduation.

A degree from Susquehanna yields higher lifetime earnings — SU is in the top 10% of all colleges and universities nationwide — and six years after graduation the median salary earned by our alumni is $54,100, a whopping 64% higher than the national median.

Our undergraduates gain intercultural competence by studying and interning abroad, and their global skills — whether utilized domestically or with an international organization — continue to thrive well beyond graduation. Our alums start careers and further their education all around the world.

Map of locations where Su student study abroad

  • among National Liberal Arts Universities

  • clubs and organizations

  • graduate within 4 years or less

  • of grads working or in grad school within 6 months

Stories of Student and Alum Success

Susquehanna Recognized for Commitment to Student Wellness, Safety and Inclusion Efforts

September 14, 2021

Susquehanna has been named a recipient of the Campus Prevention Network Seal of Prevention, which is awarded to institutions of higher education that have demonstrated leadership in digital prevention programming focused on student safety, well-being and inclusion.

Sam Silknetter

Biology Grad Reflects on Research, Conference Presentation Experience

July 6, 2021

Doing undergraduate research with faculty mentors led the way for Sam Silknetter ’14 to get experience presenting at academic conferences.

Picutred from left are Kara Eckert, Donovan Gayles and Oriana Auman.

Class of 2020: What Have They Been Up To?

May 22, 2021

After their time at Susquehanna was abruptly cut short by the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, approximately 300 members of the Class of 2020 will return to campus May 22 to finally celebrate their long-awaited Commencement ceremony.

Susquehanna Welcomes Class of 2020 for Commencement

May 22, 2021

Susquehanna University welcomed the Class of 2020 in their triumphant return to campus for their long-awaited Commencement ceremony, following the abrupt termination of their senior year experience due to the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Samuel Emmanuel, left, and Tessa Rendina, right

Alumni Association Names Class of 2021’s Outstanding Seniors

May 20, 2021

Susquehanna’s Alumni Association honored two graduates in the Class of 2021 with its Outstanding Seniors Award: Samuel Emmanuel and Tessa Rendina.

Pictured from left are Tammy Tobin, department chair and professor of biology; Rolfe Peterson, as...

Faculty Earn Awards for Teaching, Research, Advising

May 15, 2021

Susquehanna announced faculty awards for teaching, research and advising at its 163rd Commencement.

Class of 2021: Where are They Going?

May 13, 2021

As Susquehanna University prepares to close its 163rd academic year, seniors are preparing for the next chapter of their lives. Find out where are few of Susquehanna’s River Hawks are preparing to land

Student Film Appears at Annapolis Film Festival

April 26, 2021

Eric Braker ’21, along with his brother, produced a short film about the Chesapeake Bay that was named the official selection of the 2021 Fly Fishing Film Tour and selected to appear at the Annapolis Film Festival.

Third Time’s A Charm for Fulbright Winner

April 23, 2021

Luke Duceman ’18 has received his second Fulbright U.S. Student Program award for an English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) in Costa Rica after his first was cut short by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Johnson ’23 Selected for Fulbright Summer Institute

April 20, 2021

Kailah Johnson ’23 has been selected to participate in the Fulbright Summer Institute, one of the most prestigious and selective summer scholarship programs operating worldwide.

Community Unites as OneSU

March 11, 2021

More than 1,750 alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends of Susquehanna made gifts during OneSU, the university’s annual Day of Giving.

Downtown Selinsgrove has gotten an extra dose of River Hawk pride with new streets signs emblazon...

River Hawk Lands on Street Signs

February 25, 2021

Downtown Selinsgrove has gotten an extra dose of SU pride with new streets signs emblazoned with our River Hawk logo.