President’s Letter

President Hirshman for 2019 - 2020 catalog

Welcome to Stevenson University. However you come to us—new or returning student, prospective student, or simply exploring—thank you for taking time to look at the catalog and learn more about Stevenson.

The 2021/2022 Stevenson University Undergraduate Catalog provides you with a detailed overview of our curriculum, services, policies, and student clubs and organizations. Use it to work with your advisor and professors to plan a successful academic year—one in which you move forward personally, intellectually, and professionally.

The entire Stevenson community, led by our dedicated and talented faculty and staff, is here to help you grow, develop, and achieve your greatest aspirations. Our goal is to provide you with exceptional experiences, connections to careers, and a close-knit, supportive community focused on helping you achieve your vision of success. We aim to help you grow and realize your academic and professional goals. Here, you will find the guidance and individualized support to help you do this. Just ask—we are here for you.

Producing career-ready graduates has always been central to our mission. Through the Stevenson Career Connection, we connect you with career paths and foster the skills and mindset needed for professional advancement. When you walk across the commencement stage as a graduating senior, you will have more than just a degree from Stevenson. You will have career direction and the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed for success in your chosen field.

There is much to look forward to in the coming academic year, and I encourage you to take full advantage of all the opportunities that Stevenson offers you. This is your university and this is your community—it is yours to discover and explore.

With best wishes for the academic year.


Elliot Hirshman, Ph.D.