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Facts - Rev. Stephen A. Privett, S.J.

Born December 8, 1942


27th President of USF


Entered Society of Jesus in 1960


Ordained a Catholic Priest in 1972, along with his brother, Rev. John Privett, S.J., by Cardinal Timothy at Blessed Sacrament Church in Hollywood.


The Catholic University of America / Washington D.C.
PhD, "with distinction", 1985
MA, Catechetics / Religious Education / 1982

University of California / Santa Barbara, CA
Graduate Studies: Modern European History, 1973-74

Jesuit School of Theology / Berkeley, CA
M Div, 1972

Gonzaga University / Spokane, Washington
BA, Philosophy and Classics, 1966