December News

Dear Alumni and Friends,

It is an exciting time to be at Stockton and I am honored to lead my alma mater as the University’s fifth president! Earlier this year, we introduced ourselves as New Jersey’s newest university. We will soon begin a major expansion on the main campus featuring state-of-the-art facilities that will allow us to accommodate more students and better prepare them for successful careers. As we continue to grow, we will remain committed to our mission of excellence in teaching, support for scholarship and dedication to service. Here are just a few highlights of what has been happening at Stockton:

Stockton’s Fall Commencement

Nearly 700 of our students were awarded undergraduate degrees at Stockton’s Fall Commencement ceremony on Dec. 20 on Stockton’s main campus. Read more


Stockton Ranked #6 as ‘Best for Vets’

Stockton was recently ranked at #6 among the best colleges and universities nationwide for veterans by the Military Times’ “Best for Vets: Colleges 2016,” the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military student services and rates of academic achievement. Read more

Join the Vision Tour in 2016

Please join us on our Vision Tour for an inaugural conversation describing A Distinctive Vision: Embracing Stockton’s Future. Be part of the conversation by finding a tour stop near you. The journey begins next month in Philadelphia. Read more


I hope you enjoy reading this month’s newsletter!

Harvey Kesselman
President, Stockton University