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The Student News Site of St. Joseph's University

The Hawk News

The Student News Site of St. Joseph's University

The Hawk News

Prospective parents and students listen to Maureen Mathis, director of undergraduate admissions, speak at the spring 2019
open house. PHOTO: Mitchell Shields 22

St. Joe’s declining enrollment reflects national trends

Alex Hargrave October 8, 2019

St. Joe’s failed to meet its target enrollment of 1,150 first-year students this year, which reflects a growing nationwide trend of decreasing enrollment in colleges and universities. The class of...

Karen Pelllegrino in her office in the Wolfington
Welcome Center (Photo by Luke Malanga ’20).

Pellegrino joins enrollment

Natalie Drum October 23, 2018

Karen A. Pellegrino joined the St. Joe’s community on June 11 as vice president of enrollment management. The New England native, who previously worked at Fairfield University alongside President Mark...

Writing Center tutors review college essays with students (Photos courtesy of the Admissions Office).

Writing for the future

Claudia Carollo April 24, 2018

Admissions Office offers college essay workshops. For the past two years, the university’s Admissions Office has been offering college essay writing workshops to prospective students during open houses,...

Saint Josephs University Magazine cover depicts a diverse student body (Photo by Luke Malanga 20).

Diversity Issues on Hawk Hill

Marissa Purnell November 7, 2017

Misconstrued diversity depicted at St. Joe's The front cover of the summer 2017 issue of the Saint Joseph’s University Magazine features a photo of nine recent university graduates. Based on...

Graphic by Kaitlyn Patterson ’20.

Pushing the envelope

Megan Kloss February 7, 2017

The applicant pool for the Class of 2021 breaks new ground The regular admission application deadline for the class of 2021 at Saint Joseph’s University closed on Feb. 1. The Class of 2020 brought...

Hawks that fly backwards

sjuhawknews November 8, 2016

Helping baby hawks find their nest Written by Andrew Gallo '17 Every student has passed through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, or else you wouldn’t be here. Maybe you just submitted an application,...

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