With more than 600 student-athletes, it's no wonder we're known for our spirit. Top-notch fitness facilities keep our Saints – and all of our students – in winning shape. And you don't have to be an intercollegiate athlete to compete on campus. From flag football to dodgeball, our intramurals calendar is packed with action.
"I came to Siena with the intention of playing soccer and getting good grades. I’ve added a second major, joined the track team, participated in three student organizations, and become student government president. That’s the Siena Effect."
– Matt Robinet, Chesterfield, Michigan
The name Siena honors St. Catherine of Siena, a 14th-century Italian Dominican who dedicated her life to a quest for truth and social responsibility. Today, our students live by a code of ethics that is a direct reflection of this heritage. You’ll find Siena students spending time with the Dominican Sisters both on and off-campus, getting involved in work ranging from immigration reform to environmental protection.
Our mission is to assist people to become more competent, purposeful, and ethical through a teaching and learning environment which respects the dignity of all.
At Siena, long-term goal planning is built into your education, and internships are integral to that plan. Our Career Services team can help you prepare for meaningful work with major and career assistance, resumé building, grad school and internship applications, and job searches. Whatever you want to do in the world, Siena will help you develop the competence, confidence, purpose, and ethics to make it happen.
Recent figures show that 92% of Siena interns are offered full-time positions. Siena an overall graduate school acceptance rate of nearly 100 percent.
Our admissions counselors and financial aid experts are committed to helping you find the best financial solutions for your education. Siena offers a wide range of opportunities that may be right for you, including:
Your financial aid package may include some or all of the above, resulting in a customized plan that makes Siena Heights University affordable for your family.
90 percent of undergraduate students on the Adrian campus receive some form of financial assistance.