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Lourdes University, rooted in Franciscan traditions, provides a values-centered education that enriches lives and advances academic excellence through the integration of the liberal arts and professional studies.

As part of our guiding principles, Lourdes

  • nurtures a diverse community that supports students in fulfilling their potential
  • commits to the engagement of faith and reason, inspired by our Catholic and Franciscan intellectual traditions
  • provides a holistic, student-centered education, rooted in the liberal arts that prepares individuals for meaningful careers and lifelong learning.
  • fosters personal integrity, ethical understanding, social responsibility, care for all of creation, and a commitment to community service

At Lourdes, we’re focused on you and your goals. Learn from professors who know your first name. Complete classes online or face to face in classrooms where the average number of students in a class is just 16.

Regardless of your career choice, Lourdes is the place for you. Choose from a variety of majors including Business Administration, Digital & Media Studies, Education, Exercise Science, Nursing, Psychology, and Sport Management.

Transferring credits is easy. Be sure to take advantage of our transfer scholarships.

Students transferring to Lourdes can qualify for up to $14,000 in scholarships!

For More Information

Jon Wray, Transfer Admissions Specialist