Usually, I don’t look forward to Lent, and I think it’s fair to hope that I’m not alone in that. Ash Wednesday feels like the longest day of the year for me. Washing the ashes off my forehead is the most satisfying feeling of the day, next to going to sleep knowing I can eat breakfast in the morning.Details
You want a college where you can live out your faith—that’s a given. But you also want a place where you’ll gain the insight, skills, and experience necessary for succeeding in whatever career you choose. At Franciscan, your education isn’t just reading lists and grades on a transcript—it’s an experience that prepares you for a lifetime of success through hands-on research, mentorship, and internships. It’s not just a degree—it’s your future, lived.
Our students are nationally recognized politics writers, future Air Force officers, cancer-fighting research scientists, and fellows for organizations fighting for truth and beauty—all before ever earning their diplomas.