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DeSales University Announces New Kathleen Waterbury and J.B. Reilly School of Business

A transformative gift from Kathleen Waterbury and J.B. Reilly is paving the way for a new era of education at DeSales University.

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“They know students well, and [students] are given more personal attention by advisors. They aren’t just a number.”
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84% Faculty with Highest Degree in Their Field
“[DeSales is] really focused on individual students and the connection with professors.”
- Gunnar Anderson ’21, Criminal Justice

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24,000+ Community Service Hours Each Year
“Service gives you the opportunity to be a part of something much larger than yourself.”
- Sunny Greenberg '19, Forensic Psychology

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95% Success Rate After Graduation
"When an NFL player asks you to work for him straight out of college, you don't say no."
- Jaclyn Silvestri '16, executive assistant to Rashad Jennings


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Centrally located in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley—a short drive from the Philadelphia and New York metro areas.
At DeSales University, we know that each student brings a unique set of dreams, aspirations, and potential. The possibilities here are endless.

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