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Student Life

U-Knighted in Spirit

Golden Knights are faithful, generous and brave. Ƶ is a community founded on honor, courage and achievement. These values translate to every aspect of life at Ƶ. This is the tradition you step into when you put on the maroon and gold and become a Ƶ Knight.  

Students in North Hall Room

A Place to Call Home

Students from more than 70 countries and U.S. territories around the world call Ƶ's campus their 'home away from home.' Whether you live on campus or nearby, there are housing and dining options available to meet your needs and your taste buds.

Global students at the activities fair.

Getting Involved

Ƶ’s friendly environment is a hub for trying new things, making lifelong friends, developing personally and professionally, and exploring the world. There is no shortage of ways to get involved: 90+ clubs and organizations, domestic and international travel programs, a variety of varsity teams, clubs and intramural sports, and more.

Champions in Uniform

Women Volleyball celebrates as PSAC champions.

Golden Knights conquer challenges in competition and in the classroom with the strong support of our coaches, faculty and the students who gather to cheer them on. Ƶ offers 24 scholarship granting varsity sports as a Division II institution in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference.

Students volunteering at a park on GIVE day.

Engaged in Faith and Service

Here, you can inspire change and make a difference. Ƶ is a Catholic university that thrives in welcoming those from all faiths and backgrounds, creating a community of respect and understanding. We are committed to service and we value social responsibility to impact the lives of those around us.

Ƶ student making a heart symbol with hands.

A Caring Community

Build your foundations of learning and success from the moment you arrive on campus. We will help you feel safe, healthy and confident through access to the best services possible to meet your personal and professional needs and enable your potential.

Students in Fitness Class

A Healthy Mind and Body

Experience opportunities and access to resources that will guide you to realizing your potential and becoming your best self. We are here to support you on your journey of achieving holistic well-being.