About St. John Fisher College
St. John Fisher College is an independent, liberal arts institution in the Catholic tradition of American higher education. The College emphasizes liberal learning for students in traditional academic disciplines, as well as for those in more directly career-oriented fields.
Fisher welcomes qualified students, faculty, and staff regardless of religious or cultural background.
The Value of a Fisher Education
The world has become more and more complex, and at St. John Fisher College, you'll grow both personally and academically to meet the challenges that will await you.
As a Fisher student, you will acquire the tools and knowledge to live and learn independently, enabling you to reach your full potential.
You'll get personal attention from our faculty, who are selected for their teaching excellence, scholarly initiatives, and commitment to students. They teach in one of the College’s five schools, each of which is accredited by the highest national or international accrediting body in its discipline.
Our Campus and Programs
Fisher's campus is situated on 154 park-like acres—a beautiful setting for 25 modern buildings and a warm, friendly campus community.
The College offers 33 academic majors in the humanities, social sciences, sciences, business, and nursing, as well as 11 pre-professional programs.
St. John Fisher College is recognized again and again for high-quality academics, excellent value, and community service, among other important attributes.
Our recent recognitions include:
U.S. News & World Report
America's Best Colleges 2014
America's Top Colleges
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Country's Best Values in Private Colleges 2014
2014 Military Friendly Schools List
Corporation for National and Community Service
President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
Honor Roll with Distinction