Briar Cliff University

Enrollment: 1174
Address: 3303 Rebecca St
City: Sioux City, IA
Phone Number: 800-662-3303 or 712-279-5200
Web URL:

At Briar Cliff University (BCU) students live and learn in a great community supported by a strong Catholic Franciscan heritage. BCU has a four-year, coed, liberal arts university with a semester calendar, including January and May terms. Briar Cliff students gain the knowledge and experience needed to communicate effectively, think critically, appreciate diversity in the world, and contribute to society. With over 33 areas of study, Briar Cliff offers an excellent learning environment with a great student-faculty ratio of 14:1 and average class size of 19. BCU students enter graduate school or are employed in their fields at the impressive rate of 93 percent within six months of graduation. A second home to nearly 1200 students from 31 states and nine countries, our scenic hilltop campus offers something for everyone, including numerous student organizations and activities, 17 intercollegiate sports, choir, music and theatre productions and so much more. BCU strives to make a Briar Cliff education affordable for all - 98 percent of Briar Cliff students receive financial assistance. All awards require completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA code for Briar Cliff University is #001846.

The best way to experience Briar Cliff is to visit our campus in Sioux City by calling 712-279-5200 or at

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