With campus situated on a hilltop formerly covered in briar patches, Briar Cliff University is a Franciscan Catholic liberal arts college in northwest Iowa. Briar Cliff confers undergraduate degrees in over 40 academic majors. For students who wish to learn in a new culture, Briar Cliff offers a study abroad program at the Catholic University of Korea as well as exchange programs with Rwanda, Venezuela, and Mexico. As a Catholic school, Briar Cliff celebrates mass on Sundays and select weekdays at the Chapel of Our Lady of Grace.
Everyone knows everyone on campus. Teachers are very interactive and personable. BCU provides a very good education on a small campus.
Justine from Washta, IA
Briar Cliff University is a great school to attend. They are very warm and welcoming to their students and will bend over backwards to help you succeed. Briar Cliff University has done so much to help me succeed in my future career choices, and I'm only a beginning freshman.