Santa Clara University

Cultivating a diverse academic community animated by the Jesuit, Catholic tradition and dedicated to fashioning a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
Record High Undergraduate Retention Rate

Santa Clara’s official retention rate (first year students who return for their second year) has set a new institutional record.

Rhodes Scholar’s Success a Testament to SCU Faculty and Staff

Aven Satre-Meloy, Class of 2013, was recently awarded a Rhodes Scholarship just two years after winning a Fulbright Award. In the coming months, Leilani Miller, Director of the Office of Fellowships will work with her team to develop a series of workshops to help faculty think about how they might encourage and coach students who are interested in pursuing fellowship opportunities.

New Learning Spaces

In support of the teaching scholar model, the Provost’s Office has been working to generate new and enhanced learning spaces.