Saint Thomas Aquinas College – New York

Saint Thomas Aquinas CollegeSaint Aquinas College is a private college located in Rockland County, New York. It’s a liberal arts college primarily offering four year programs. The college was founded in 1952. It’s a coeducational college. The college maintains its student to faculty ratio at 18:1. It offers a wide range of programs from accounting to therapeutic recreation.

The college assists all students in their efforts of raising funds for the education. The college provides lots of scholarships and grants options including Academic Scholarships, Grade Point Average, Academic Scholarships for New Freshmen, Merit Scholarships for Transfer Students, Commemorative Scholarships, The Lavelle Fund for the Blind Scholarship Program, Federal Pell Grant, Federal Teacher Education Assistance for College & Higher Ed Gran, NYS Tuition Assistance Program, NYS Flight 587 Memorial Scholarships, NYS Scholarships for Academic Excellence, NYS Regents Awards for Children of Deceased and Disabled Veterans, etc. The college also provides services for students who want to obtain funds from student loans.

The Office of Student Activities offers a wide range of clubs and organizations to students of the college. Moreover, it is ready to start some new ones if students have some suggestions. Some of the organizations are Equestrian Club, Spartan Dancers, Omega Phi Beta, Pi Chi Interest Group, Art Therapy, Chess Club, Council for Exceptional Children, Forensic Science Club, History & Philosophical Society, N.E.R.D., Recycling Club, Spartan Volunteers etc. Students can choose from any of the organization as per their inclination.

Saint Aquinas College pays utmost attention to health of the students. The college knows role of good health in academic performance of a student. Keeping it in view the college runs the Office of Health Services to take care of all medical needs of the students. Students can access health services to assess illness, health counseling or treatment of minor injuries. This office also provides health education. This office has hired a registered nurse on fulltime basis to meet any emergency situation.

The mental health of the students is also taken good care of. The college offers excellent counseling services for students tackling any kind of emotional, mental or psychological issues. The college offers these services through individual or group counseling sessions. Details of these sessions are kept quite confidential and no records of them are being made public.

Career services provided by the college have helped a lot of students in achieving success in their life. The college assists students in exploring careers, making career goals, finding ways to achieve such goals, job listing etc. It also helps in resume building and developing interview skills.