Seton Hall University is a private Roman Catholic university in South Orange, New Jersey
Founded in 1856 by Archbishop James Roosevelt Bayley, Seton Hall University is the oldest diocesan university in the United States. Seton Hall is also the oldest and largest Catholic university in New Jersey.
Seton Hall is made up of eight schools and colleges with an undergraduate enrollment of about 5,200 students and a graduate enrollment of about 4,400. It was ranked by U.S. News & World Report in 2014 at 128th in the National Universities category, with the School of Law ranked 68th best in the nation. The Stillman School of Business was ranked 78th of 132 undergraduate business schools in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek in 2014.
The newest addition to the University was in 1997 with founding of the John C. Whitehead School of Diplomacy and International Relations, which is the ninth and latest unit of the University. The Whitehead School offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in diplomacy and international relations. The school was founded in 1997 in alliance with the United Nations Association of the United States of America. Its internationally renowned diplomacy program has a notable faculty consisting of U.S. ambassadors, world-famous lecturers, and student body made up of individuals from across the United States and around the world. Internships and class simulations are a part of the curriculum. The school has a European Union Seminar in Luxembourg, and a United Nations Summer Intensive Study Program.