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Lourdes University is pleased to welcome interest from current Cardinal Stritch University students.

As a Cardinal Stritch University transfer, Lourdes will:

  • Guarantee admission to Lourdes University in fall 2023
  • Provide a transfer-friendly plan of study
  • Allow you to complete your degree on schedule
  • Work with you to match the out-of-pocket tuition cost you received at Cardinal Stritch University
  • Offer students the option to apply for graduate admission upon earning their bachelor’s degree

A Franciscan Institution

Lourdes University is a similar-sized Franciscan institution that offers you the individualized experience you have come to know. Located in Sylvania, Ohio, just under the Michigan border, Lourdes is part of the Southern Great Lakes region. As a Lourdes student, you will enjoy our diverse community where every person is valued for who they are and what they are doing.

Lourdes University professors and staff will provide you with an excellent liberal arts education that prepares you to succeed in any career or industry you choose. We are proud to say that 99% of our graduates are now employed in their profession or continuing their education in grad school.

Lourdes is proud of its Franciscan Mission & Vision. Campus Ministry offers several opportunities to get involved. Learn more about our San Damiano Campus Ministry House and all that Campus Ministry offers, plus our Tau Scholars Program!

Apartment-Style Campus Housing

A unique offering at Lourdes is our Lourdes Commons Apartment Village. ALL students living on campus enjoy apartment-style living. Each apartment pod offers 1 or 2 bedrooms, a living room, dining room, kitchen, private bathroom and internet!

Gray Wolf Nation & NAIA Athletics

Cardinal Stritch University Wolves will be at home in Lourdes’ Gray Wolf Country. We even offer NAIA athletics! Learn more:

Complete your degree at Lourdes University!

The Lourdes Admissions Team is looking forward to talking with you and exploring your academic and student life options. Our focus is helping you achieve your academic goals as well as the extracurricular activities and student organizations that will help make for an amazing Lourdes educational experience.

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For more information, please contact:
Jon Wray
Transfer Admissions Counselor
419-885-5291 and ask to speak with Jon!

Learn more about Lourdes University!