Giving Societies

Magis Society
The Magis Society recognizes our most generous benefactors who support the University annually in advance its Catholic, Jesuit mission. Magis members demonstrate a deep commitment to Saint Joseph's highest priorities and share a special relationship with the University. 
Ignatian Circle
Ignatian Circle benefactors generously provide or plan to provide a gift to Saint Joseph’s University through a bequest, trust or other life income gift.
Barbelin Society
Barbelin Society members are leadership donors to the Saint Joseph’s Fund whose generosity enables the University to respond to evolving needs, provide emergency student assistance, pursue a bold learning direction and support students with inventive ideas who promise to transform the world.
Hawk Athletic Fund
The Hawk Athletic Fund recognizes alumni, parents and friends who generously support our student-athletes. This support not only supplements scholarship, travel and training equipment, but also enables the University to offer a broad ranges of programs designed to enhance academic, athletic, personal and spiritual growth, as well as professional and career development.

Volunteer Leadership Boards



This special group of parent leaders help shape Saint Joseph’s future through their generous financial and service contributions. Serving as “parent advisors” to the President and senior administrators on key University priorities, they impact the SJU student experience and help prepare students for success after graduation.
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Committed to raising the profile of SJU in and around New York’s metropolitan area, the Council provides career development opportunities for students, creates networking opportunities for peers and supports Saint Joseph’s through generous individual and corporate philanthropy.
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The Council strives to inspire, empower and advance women who will champion the mission of Saint Joseph’s University through transformative leadership and philanthropy. More >