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Santa Clara University students cheered on the men's basketball team against Gonzaga Jan. 30. 

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    The Excellence in Diversity Award, given to 101 U.S. colleges and universities nationwide, recognizes schools that have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion across their campuses.

    For the fourth consecutive year, the University has earned a top spot in Sierra magazine’s “Cool Schools” list for 2021. This list celebrates colleges and universities that prioritize sustainability and lead efforts to protect and preserve the environment.

    Santa Clara University Campus Fountain

    The University welcomes a record-breaking 1,558 first-year students and 241 transfers this fall, the largest incoming class in the University’s 170 year history.

    Bronco statue at Santa Clara University

    The three-day event will deliver live interactive sessions, inspiring keynote presenters, and engaging networking opportunities for innovative professionals and campus change agents.

    Mission Church with Fountain (foreground)

    The ranking again places Santa Clara University among the top 15% of national universities across the U.S. — a distinction it has held since first becoming a national university in 2019.

    Larry Sonsini

    Sonsini, the senior and founding partner of the law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, was elected to a three-year term, replacing John M. Sobrato, ‘83.