Together Two colleges, one community. Bennies and Johnnies share a joint academic program and a vibrant social life.
Global Our students are at home wherever they roam, and our campus feels like home to students from around the world.
Engaging Bennies and Johnnies conduct cancer research, compete in athletics, compose symphonies, and create a lifetime of connections.
Community Our community is built by our students and upheld by our unbeatable alum network. We're one big family.

Affordable Investment

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90%of CSB/SJU graduates finish in four years.
95%of CSB/SJU students receive financial aid.
95%of CSB/SJU alums rate their college experience as good or excellent.

Fiske Best Buy

CSB/SJU named ‘Best Buy School’ by Fiske Guide

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University have been named a “Best Buy School” by the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015. There are no other Minnesota colleges or universities on the 2015 list. Fiske’s ranking is based on quality of the academic offerings in relation to the cost of attendance. Read more bragging rights.

Exceptional Academics

  • 100% of classes taught by professors
  • 19 students, on average, per class
  • 85% of professors are fulltime
  • 100% of students participate in experiential learning before graduation

Meet our Students

Bridget CummingsWhite House Intern,
Golf Team Captain
I love all of the people who make up CSB/SJU. There is so much school pride and we are all one big family.
Edwin TorresSaint John’s Senate,
Cultural Affairs Board
I love CSB/SJU for its vast opportunities and lifelong network. I have met countless alums who want to help me succeed.
Bailey ZallekWriter for The Record,
Honors Thesis Fellow
Being a Bennie or a Johnnie is a worldwide, lifelong experience.
Ian ScherberFounder, Neverest Outfitters,
Entrepreneur Scholars Program
I love CSB/SJU because everyone and everything is an intricate part of this beautiful community.

Graduate Success