Briar Cliff University

Perched on a scenic hilltop where three states meet, Briar Cliff University is a private, Catholic Franciscan institution that attracts students who dream about making a difference in the world. 

As one of the country’s most service and outreach-oriented universities, Briar Cliff was founded in 1930 by the Sisters of Saint Francis of Dubuque, with a mission to educate students in the Franciscan tradition of service, caring and openness to all. 

More than three-quarters of classes at Briar Cliff are taught by full-time faculty — not adjunct instructors or graduate assistants — meaning students are able to form lasting relationships with professors; working side-by-side on research, internship placements and networking opportunities. 

Beyond the classroom, Briar Cliff is nationally recognized for its community outreach. Students spend 10,000 hours annually spearheading service projects across the community, the region, the nation and the world.

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General Information (2017-2018)

Admissions: 712-279-5200
Financial Aid: 712-279-5200
FAFSA Code: 001846
ACT Code: 1276
SAT Code: 6046
Priority Deadline for Financial Aid: March 1 Minimum Admission Requirement: 19 ACT, 2.5 GPA
Enrollment: 1,117 Estimated Books & Supplies: $1,339
Tuition & Fees: $29,606 On-Campus Room & Board: $8,640
Types of Programs: Nursing, Education, Business Administration, Social Work, Kinesiology & Human Performance  

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Briar Cliff University
3303 Rebecca Street | Sioux City, IA 51104 | 800.662.3303

Printed from the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website on May 21, 2018 at 9:39am.