We’re Getting Attention! ... And Bragging About It!

We'll prepare you for a lifetime of success by providing a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences, coupled with professional experiences that will give you a chance to put what you've learned into practice — but don't just take our word for it!

Read below to see what others have to say about Susquehanna.

$54K median salary 6 years after graduation
94% of graduating students finish in four years or less
#52 among National Liberal Arts Universities
96% of grads working or in grad school within months

The Latest News on Rankings

NO. 52 Overall Among National Liberal Arts Universities
For social mobility and value, in what the magazine calls "a different kind of college ranking"
— Washington Monthly, 2020
AMONG TOP 25% in U.S.
For student success and learning, ranked annually since its inception
— Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education, 2020
NO. 113 ON BEST COLLEGES LIST
Continues to excel in social mobility category, ranking No. 63 out of 215 universities
— U.S. News and World Report, 2021
AMONG BEST COLLEGES FOR YOUR MONEY
A quality education at an affordable price that helps students launch promising careers
— Money Magazine, 2020
AMONG 400 BEST COLLEGE VALUES
Defined as a high-quality education at an affordable price
— Kiplinger, 2019
ONE OF AMERICA’S TOP COLLEGES
— Forbes Business Magazine, 2019
AMONG NATION'S MOST ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE COLLEGES
One of 416 colleges in the Guide to Green Colleges based on sustainability-related policies, practices and programs
— The Princeton Review, 2021
TOP 13% OF U.S. COLLEGES
The Best 386 Colleges, Best Northeastern Schools, Green Colleges
— The Princeton Review, 2021
BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK — TOP 20% OF COLLEGES IN THE NORTHEAST
For helping lower- and middle-income students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices
— Washington Monthly, 2020
TOP 300+ IN GLOBAL LISTING
For challenging academics, small class sizes and competitive athletic teams
— Fiske Guide to Colleges, 2020
NO. 12 NATIONWIDE AND NO. 1 IN PA FOR BACCALAUREATE STUDY ABROAD
You will study in a culture different from your own for at least two weeks or as long as a semester
— Open Doors, 2020
TOP 10 COLLEGE IN PENNSYLVANIA
Specifically recognized for Global Opportunities program
— College Magazine, 2020
NO. 20 OF TOP 50 BEST PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER PROGRAMS
Recognizing our residential summer programs for high school students
— Value Colleges, 2020
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STARS Silver

Earned Silver for sustainability efforts from the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

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AACSB Accreditation

Our business school's AACSB Accreditation puts us among the top 5% of business schools worldwide.

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Fulbright Program

Eleven recipients in the past eight years to one of the most prestigious award programs in the world.

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Richard King Mellon Foundation

We've been awarded a $950,000 grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation in support of the Freshwater Research Institute.

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Campus Prevention Network

We're a Seal of Prevention recipient for demonstrating a commitment to digital prevention programs tied to student safety, well-being and inclusion.

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Sierra Club

We are one of Sierra Club's Cool Schools. Sierra Club is the nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization.

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Learn.org

Ranks our Communications Department Top 10 and Biology Department Top 50 in the nation.

College Factual

Several SU degrees rank in the top 15% of programs in the country with four landing in the top 5%.

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

SU ranks Top 30 among U.S. Economics Departments at liberal arts colleges. 

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