Lourdes University

Lourdes University

 

  • Lourdes University is a Catholic and Franciscan institution
  • Established in 1958 by the Sisters of St. Francis
  • Located in suburban Sylvania, Ohio in the Great Lakes Region of the U.S.A.
  • Accredited by nine national, regional and professional organizations

Degrees

  • Associate in Arts (AA)
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Education (M.Ed.)
  • Master of Organizational Leadership (MOL)
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Educational Partnership

  • Master of Social Work (MSW) through partnership with Saint Louis University

Majors offered in the following colleges:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business and Leadership
  • Social Sciences
  • Nursing

Results

Our Students

Students Infographic 2017

  • 35 states, Puerto Rico and 11 countries are home to Lourdes students
  • 100+ students study abroad each year
  • 32,587 community service hours provided by students
  • 2,000+ clinical hours completed by education students/teacher candidates
  • 700+ hours of classroom experience offered to education students/teacher candidates
  • 87 school districts in Ohio, 23 states and Canada have Lourdes education alumni as teachers
  • 97 percent career/graduate school placement rate
  • 100% job placement for social work graduates within 3 months of graduation
  • 90% of Education graduates have obtained teaching jobs
  • $6.5 million awarded to students each year in institutional scholarships, grants and awards
  • 1,356 students enrolled
  • 1,048 undergraduate students
  • 12:1 student to faculty ratio
  • 601 of 1348 (45%) of undergraduates receive Pell grants
  • $10+ million awarded in nursing grants
  • 308 graduate students
  • 26% minority students
  • 46% first generation college students
  • 67% female students
  • 33% male students
  • First Year Student average HS GPA 3.15
  • First Year Student average ACT 21
  • First Year Student average SAT 1,041
  • 127 wooded acres
  • 214 arches and porticos on campus
  • 6 apartment-style residence halls

Awards

  • Named a “Best in the Midwest College” by Princeton Review (2005-2017)
  • Named to the U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service (2013-2015)
  • Named a “Military-Friendly” university by Victory Media (2009-2016)
  • Named the 19th ranked nursing program in Ohio by RegisteredNursing.org (2016)
  • 3 WHAC Championships – regular season (Women’s Volleyball 2015, 2016; Cheer 2017)
  • 3 WHAC Championships – tournament (Men’s Lacrosse 2017; Women’s Volleyball 2015, 2016)
  • 13 NAIA National Tournament appearances (Men’s Basketball 2012, 2013; Men’s Lacrosse 2016, 2017; Softball 2016; Men’s Volleyball 2014, 2016, 2017; Women’s Volleyball 2013, 2015, 2016; Cheer 2014, 2017)
  • Named a Champions of Character Five Star Institution (2016-17)
  • Named a Champions of Character Bronze Star Institution (2015-16, 2013-14)
  • Named a Champions of Character Silver Star Institution (2014-2015)

 

Athletics

Gubi Mascot

  • Mascot: Gray Wolves
  • Member, Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference
  • Member, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletic
  • 19 (baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s bowling, competitive cheer & dance, men’s and women’s cross country, eSports, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s lacrosse, softball, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s volleyball and wrestling)
  • 3 WHAC Championships – regular season (Women’s Volleyball 2015, 2016; Cheer 2017)
  • 3 WHAC Championships – tournament (Men’s Lacrosse 2017; Women’s Volleyball 2015, 2016)
  • 13 NAIA National Tournament appearances (Men’s Basketball 2012, 2013; Men’s Lacrosse 2016, 2017; Softball 2016; Men’s Volleyball 2014, 2016, 2017; Women’s Volleyball 2013, 2015, 2016; Cheer 2014, 2017)
  • Named a Champions of Character Five Star Institution (2016-17)
  • Named a Champions of Character Bronze Star Institution (2015-16, 2013-14)
  • Named a Champions of Character Silver Star Institution (2014-2015)