Saint Vincent College is a welcoming environment, sharing the core values of the Benedictine tradition, especially hospitality, community, love, prayer and respect for the dignity of all.


Founded in 1846 by Boniface Wimmer, a monk from Bavaria, we are the first Benedictine college in the United States. Saint Vincent College has striven to embody the ideals and character of the 1,500-year-old heritage of Benedictine education. For 170 years, the monks of Saint Vincent have exemplified and carried on this living Benedictine tradition.

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Saint Vincent College leaders announce from Heinz Field their


vision for the future


by launching a $100 million comprehensive campaign, Forward, Always Forward.

Saint Vincent expands its commitment to the sciences, providing


Opportunities for Students


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As America’s first Benedictine institution, Saint Vincent College welcomes every guest with hospitality and a sense of community. Come visit us – we will help you learn whether Saint Vincent is right for you.

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