As Saint Leo marks its quasquicentennial, online students take pride in the university's time-honored reputation and traditions.
In 1889, the Eiffel Tower, the world’s tallest man-made structure, opened to the public.
The Oklahoma land rush started.
Bayer introduced powdered aspirin, and the first jukebox debuted.
The Wall Street Journal began publication.
Four states joined the United States of America, bringing the total number of states to 42.
And what is now Saint Leo University – Saint Leo College, the first Catholic college in Florida – was founded.
One-hundred and twenty-five years later, the Saint Leo University community includes more than 74,000 alumni in 72 countries, 50 states, 3 territories, and Washington D.C. The university’s 16,000 students study at University Campus and more than 40 teaching locations in seven states.
Around the world, online students are enrolled in more than 50 online degree programs and graduate certificate programs.