John J. LoSchiavo, S.J.

John J. LoSchiavo

Fr. Lo' came to USF in 1950, when he became an instructor of philosophy. In 1977, Fr. Lo Schiavo was elected USF's 25th President. For 14 years he moved the university forward, building the Koret Health and Recreation Center, creating the Center for the Pacific Rim, growing the endowment 10-fold, and acquiring the Lone Mountain College property (formerly San Francisco College for Women).