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Celebrating our 75th Jubilee Year

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Begin your personal and professional ministry at a faithfully Catholic college by investing in a Franciscan education. Find your program, dive into the admissions process, and be part of the renewal of the Church.

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Rebuild My Church Capital Campaign

Partner with Franciscan University in our Capital Campaign as we make a difference in the lives of our students, the Church, and the world.

Steubenville Conferences 2022

Be fearless! Join us to worship God, seek spiritual truths, and discover your vocation.

Orientation Fall 2022

Welcome home! We can't wait to see our new and returning students for Fall 2022!


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