Briar Cliff University Top Questions

Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.


It is very small up on a hill. It is gorgeous!


A private Catholic Franciscan University that provides a well-rounded liberal arts education.


Briar Cliff is truly a community, with the students faculty and stafff united with a common goal- academic success and the pursuit of life-enriching opportunities through great classes and a steady Franciscan Catholic presence to give it support.


Briar Cliff is a friendly, academic, and social university where everybody knows everybody.