College Deliberately: St Bonaventure University

St Bonaventure University is a small, private not-for-profit, four or more years University that emphasizes character, culture and career located in the town of Saint Bonaventure, NY. It is known for Business Administration and Management, General, Journalism and Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.

St Bonaventure University

place 3261 W. State Road, Saint Bonaventure, NY 14778-9800
phone Phone: (716) 375-2000
web Web: http://www.sbu.edu
  • St Bonaventure University is also known as:
    St Bonaventure University, St. Bona, Bonas


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AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
St. Bonaventure University at Alcas CorporationInstitutional Accreditation
Middle States Commission on Higher EducationInstitutionalAccredited1924
St. Bonaventure UniversityLiberal Education (LBRL) – Institutions of higher education and programs within institutions of higher education that offer liberal arts degree(s) at the baccalaureate level of documented equivalency
American Academy for Liberal Education
No longer recognized by the USDE*
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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St Bonaventure University is in NCAA Division I without football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Lacrosse Men’s 38
Baseball Men’s 35
Soccer Men’s 33

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