About the School
Founded in 1946, Franciscan University of Steubenville is a private Catholic university. Located in Steubenville, Ohio, Franciscan’s 241-acre campus is 40 miles from Pittsburgh. Enrollment is approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 500 graduate students. Franciscan is in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference in the NCAA Division 3. There are also club and intramural sports on campus. There is no “Greek Life” (fraternities and sororities) on campus. Franciscan has an Office of Evangelization and FOCUS ministry and is one of 15 faithfully Catholic colleges recommended by the Cardinal Newman Society.