At A Glance

student-to-faculty ratioStudent-to-Faculty Ratio Our classes offer the personal attention students deserve.

SHU Student AthletesSTUDENT-Athletes

 Our student-athletes have a cumulative 3.09 GPA (winter 2017 semester).

Dominican TraditionDominican Tradition Catholic University founded by the Adrian Dominican Sisters in 1919.

21 Intercollegiate Athletic ProgramsAward-Winning Programs like Creative Writing Are Nationally Recognized.

Our Locations Coast-to-Coast
We have eight locations in Michigan and online.

90% Placement in Medical SchoolWell-Prepared    
Our students have about a 95 percent placement rate into medical school.

Financial AidAffordable Approximately 90% of Adrian campus undergrads receive financial aid.

Online Bachelor's Program Online Excellence
  We're No. 1 in Michigan and Ranked Nationally by U.S. News & World Report.

More than 50 MajorsMore than 50 Majors

 We offer bachelor's and master's degrees with a Liberal Arts focus. 

Top 25  Value
In the top 25 "most affordable" Roman Catholic Colleges with high starting salaries for graduates.

  St. Nick Party When: 11/30/2017 9:00 AM Where: Benincasa Hall     Women's Basketball vs. Goshen (Thanksgiving Tournament) When: 11/24/2017 7:00 PM Where: Fieldhouse     Women's Basketball Thanksgiving Tournament When: 11/25/2017 12:00 AM Where: Fieldhouse     Mass When: 11/26/2017 7:00 PM Where: St. Dominic Chapel  
SHU to Begin Online MBA Program First Classes Begin in January 2018 Read More about SHU to Begin Online MBA Program Free FAFSA Filing Events @ SHU Students and Parents Can Get Help in the Financial Aid Process Nov. 27-Dec. 1 Read More about Free FAFSA Filing Events @ SHU Ethnic and Gender Studies Institute Event Nov. 27 'Using Preferred Names and Correct Pronouns' Workshop at Cotton Brewing Read More about Ethnic and Gender Studies Institute Event Nov. 27 Ceramics Holiday Sale Dec. 1-2 Second Annual Event in University Center Read More about Ceramics Holiday Sale Dec. 1-2 Annual Hunger Game Nov. 29 All Food Donations Will Be Donated to The Daily Bread Read More about Annual Hunger Game Nov. 29

The Siena Effect

Meet Siena


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Arthur Gwoszdz

Digital Communications and Computer Information Systems major; Student Government President; Brazil

Faculty & Staff

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Gail A. Ryder

Associate Professor of Humanities


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Cindy Allen '05, '09MA

BAS Graduate, Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership; Vice President of Administration & Human Resources, Jackson College