The whole world, right here in Steubenville
Franciscan University is proud to call Steubenville home, and we are eager to offer a world-class education to students from all around the Ohio Valley. Through our Commuter Grant Program, local high school seniors are able to receive 50 percent off their tuition.
The campus here at Franciscan University provides a unique atmosphere that combines excellent academics with a passionately Catholic spirit. We strive to bring out the best in all our students as we provide a dynamic learning environment distinguished by the integration of faith and reason. Our faculty members are dedicated to awakening minds and forming men and women who will continue to bring economic stability and expertise into the local area.
Our student body is comprised of students from all 50 states and 15 countries. This diversity allows you to have the experience of many different cultures without having to leave campus. If you are seeking adventure, we also offer a variety of travel opportunities for our students. You can experience Europe for a semester in our Austrian study abroad program, or serve on one of the domestic or international mission trips with Missions of Peace.
Student life at Franciscan University creates the ideal environment for meeting new people through the many groups and events here on campus. There is truly something for everyone. Exc!te, the Office of Student Activities, sponsors movies, concerts, dances, cookouts, and many other events throughout the school year. As a commuter, you also have the opportunity to join the Commuter Student Association, a faith household an intramural sports team, or one of our Baron NCAA D-III athletic teams.
Franciscan University offers you a high-quality education in a transformative, Christ-centered atmosphere right here in the Ohio Valley. What are you waiting for? Schedule a visit today!