What Makes Us Unique?

Ask anyone on our campus, and they will tell you there are five things that make us unique.
Learn more about our unique distinctions through these five video clips. Watch all of them,
or just the ones that interest you.

A Unique Partnership

Together, CSB/SJU form a one-of-a-kind partnership where students have access to twice as many opportunities.

A Remarkable Sense of Place

Our two residential campuses are located on 3,300 acres of woods and lakes, providing a unique blend of educational and recreational opportunities not found elsewhere.

A Global Perspective

Not only are CSB/SJU ranked second nationally for the number of students studying abroad, but they also offer more than 200 courses with an international component and enroll 250 international students from 40 countries.

A Catholic and Benedictine Tradition

Known as two of the nation's foremost Catholic liberal arts colleges, CSB/SJU are characterized by the Benedictine monasteries that founded the colleges more than 150 years ago and continue to be driving forces at the institutions today.

A Heritage of Arts and Culture

Grounded by a strong heritage of participation in arts and culture, CSB/SJU support 19 student ensembles, house some of the finest facilities in the Midwest and regularly host world-renowned performances.