Saint Francis University

, PA,
3.71 Average Rating
Founded in 1847, Saint Francis University is a Catholic liberal arts institution based in Loretto, PA. SFU become one of the first Catholic universities to be co-educational and was the first Franciscan college in the US. The university is surrounded by forests and farmland and runs a satellite campus in Ambialet, France. Top fields of study at this small institution include, business administration and management, medical laboratory technician, and physician assistant.


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Institution Type
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
Average SAT Composite: 1060

What Students Are Saying

3.71 Average Rating
SFU is a welcoming community.
SFU is a great educational environment.
SFU helps you reach higher and go far!
Jessica from Northern Cambria, PA
The campus is bigger than I thought it would be and everyone is very approachable. The rural setting is nice but Altoona is 30 miles away so you can get there if necessary. There are tons of activities and things to do everyday and academic success is stressed.
Samantha from Sterling, VA

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