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What to Expect during Orientation 2022 Studentes welcome accepted students to the annual Taste of Fisher events.

08/09/2022 - Orientation 2022 begins with Move-In Day on Saturday, Sept. 3 and concludes with the Matriculation Ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 6, marking the start of your arrival at St. John Fisher University.

O-Team’s Guide to Orientation and Beyond Orientation team members roast marshmallows during Fisher First Night 2021.

08/08/2022 - The first few weeks on campus are filled with useful advice from parents, professors, and staff members. But, some of the best advice comes from current students who remember well the hectic, nerve-wracking, and exciting experience of being a first-year student. Jackson Bright ’23 and Deanna Clark ’23, two members of the Orientation Team, offer their advice on making the most of your first year at Fisher.

Fisher Faculty Member Earns Three New York State Emmy® Award Nominations Susan B. Anthony's grave is the subject of a documentary.

08/05/2022 - A documentary film directed by Linda Moroney, an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Media and Communication at St. John Fisher University, has been nominated for three New York Emmy® Awards. The film, “Women and The Vote,” documents visitors at suffragists' grave sites to mark the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment on Election Day 2020.

Alumni Weekend 2022 Schedule Released Alumni will gather Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25 to celebrate Alumni Weekend

07/29/2022 - Alumni and families will be welcomed to campus Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25 for a weekend filled with fun events and class reunions.

Tenures Begin for New Leadership, Members of St. John Fisher University Board of Trustees Tom Bowles ’71, Phil Yawman, Catherine D’Amico ’78, and Michael Haefner ’82.

07/13/2022 - This summer, Tom Bowles ’71 begins his tenure as chair of the St. John Fisher University Board of Trustees. Formerly vice chair, Bowles succeeds Diana Nole, executive vice president and general manager of the healthcare division of Nuance Communications, who completed a two-year term as chair.

Fisher Announces Spring 2022 Dean’s List Honorees Official Seal of St. John Fisher University

07/12/2022 - St. John Fisher University recently announced the Dean’s List honorees for the Spring 2022 semester, which includes more than 1,200 undergraduate students.

Young Peacebuilders Gather at St. John Fisher University Students at the GDK Summer Student Leadership Conference talk outside of the Hermance Family Chapel of St. Basil the Great.

07/07/2022 - Anchored by keynote speaker St. John Fisher University alumnus Dr. George Lopez ’72, an international expert on peace and justice, 25 rising high school junior and senior student leaders attended the second annual GDK Summer Student Leadership Conference “Building Pathways to Peace,” held in June on campus.

Family Business Camp to Support the Next Generation The Salerno Center for American Enterprise

07/06/2022 - As part of its Family Business Initiative, the St. John Fisher University School of Business will host the Young Adult/Parent Family Business Camp, a one-day program providing network and learning opportunities for young adults (ages 16-20) whose parent(s) own a business. The camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, August 8, at the St. John Fisher University School of Business.

Scholarship Honors the Past and Future of Fisher Pharmacy Wegmans School of Pharmacy building

07/05/2022 - The Willis Wesley Griffis, Jr. Emergency Fund was recently created to help students in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy who face a family hardship or emergency situation. The gift was designed to help students travel to and from the University so that they may visit a loved one during a difficult time.

What’s in a Name: Fisher becomes a University President Rooney announces Fisher's transition to a university.

07/01/2022 - On the cusp of its 75th anniversary, St. John Fisher College has become in name what it has been in practice for more than a decade—St. John Fisher University.