If you have questions about this application process, contact
Juliana DeLuca Daugherty
Director of Orientation and International Students
International Students Admissions
Franciscan University of Steubenville is a Catholic liberal arts institution committed to the education of the whole person within an environment of Christian faith. As an internationally known center for Catholic renewal, the enrollment includes students representing all 50 U.S. states and 14 foreign countries. This adds a diverse mixture of cultures and backgrounds to student life and provides a dynamic atmosphere for personal and spiritual growth.
Franciscan University operates on a semester-system academic calendar. In a 12-month year there are two semesters, each containing 15 weeks of class instruction plus examination periods. The fall semester begins in late August and ends in mid-December. The spring semester begins in early January and ends in early May. Summer classes are also available.