Welcome to our Freshmen Fast-Forward Students

On January 15th the St. John’s community welcomed 31 January Freshmen to the Class of 2020. These students have chosen to enroll in our mid-year accelerated track and will graduate in 3 1/2 years.

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January Freshmen lining up for Convocation, a ceremony where each new student signs the official book of the college.

Who are these fabulous students?

  • 14 states (AK, AZ, CA, CO, GA, ID, IL, LA, MD, NM, NY, TX, VT, and WA)
  • 17% international (with students from  China, Ethiopia, Georgia, Nepal, South Korea, and Zimbabwe)
  • 26% domestic students of color
  • 23% first generation to attend college
  • 45% first time freshmen
  • 6 women
  • 25 men
  • Average age: 20 (range of 18-29)

Numbers aside, these students also have shared interests in rock climbing, philosophy, hiking, film/video/theater, astronomy, community service, soccer, yoga, fitness, and political science.

Here is a selection of their favorite books:

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