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Buildings & Facilities
Buildings & Facilities

Alverno Hall

Alverno Hall

Alverno Hall houses both men and women, divided by floor, including a mix of first-year and upper-class students. Alverno also contains the university Health Offices, a 24-hour fitness room and the Vista Lounge, which overlooks the Stark Student Center. Read More »

Baxter-DiGiovanni Center

Baxter-DiGiovanni Center

The Baxter-DiGiovanni Living and Learning Center houses upperclassmen in apartment-style living suites. Read More »

Bishop Mueller Field

Bishop Mueller Field

Bishop Mueller Field is the home of the Briar Cliff University baseball and softball teams. Totally enclosed with chain-link fence, the grounds are well-manicured and include an underground sprinkler system, walk-in dugouts, scoreboards and bleachers for each field. Read More »

Bishop Mueller Library

Bishop Mueller Library

The Bishop Mueller Library offers more than 100,000 print and electronic resources to Briar Cliff students — and don't forget about the friendly, helpful staff! Read More »

Briar Cliff Theater

Briar Cliff Theater

This building is the home of the BCU theatre department, which puts on several productions throughout the year. For each performance, the box office is open one week before opening night. Read More »

Chapel of Our Lady of Grace

Chapel of Our Lady of Grace

The Chapel of Our Lady of Grace is the place of worship for Briar Cliff students, faculty and employees, along with people from the surrounding community. The chapel is also home to music recitals and academic ceremonies during the school year. Read More »

Charger Practice Dome

Charger Practice Dome

The Charger Dome is a 44,000-square foot indoor athletic practice facility, located just across the river in South Sioux City, Neb. Read More »

Faber Field

Faber Field

Faber field is the home field for the Briar Cliff men's and women's soccer teams. Faber Field was created prior to the first season of men's soccer at Briar Cliff in 1991. Read More »

Guarneri Practice Fields

Guarneri Practice Fields

The Briar Cliff practice field complex sits below the McCoy-Arnold Center on the BCU campus and serves as a practice site for the BCU football and soccer programs. The fields are also used for intramural competition. Read More »

Heelan Hall

Heelan Hall

Heelan Hall is Briar Cliff's oldest and original building. It is now home to the majority of the University's academic departments and classrooms, though when it was built, it housed everything from dorm rooms to the campus chapel and cafeteria. Read More »

McCoy-Arnold Center

McCoy-Arnold Center

The McCoy-Arnold Center houses the Briar Cliff weight room and the Charger Wrestling Complex. Read More »

Newman Flanagan Center

Newman Flanagan Center

The Neman Flanagan Center, which is 80 percent underground, is home to Ray Nacke Court (basketball and volleyball) and most of the Briar Cliff athletic offices. Read More »

Noonan Hall

Noonan Hall

Noonan Hall is home to men and women students, along with the Briar Cliff Admissions, Business, Registrar and University Relations offices. Read More »

North Hall

North Hall

Also known as "the art building," this two-story building houses the painting, drawing and pottery studios, as well as the art seminar room and art faculty offices. Read More »

Stark Student Center

Stark Student Center

The Stark Student Center is the hub of campus. The multi-functional facility contains the Briar Cliff cafeteria, the BCU Bookstore, a stage, a pub and game area, three reception rooms, a small conference room, a mail service and the Clausen Art Gallery. Read More »

Toller Hall

Toller Hall

Toller Hall houses first-year men and women at Briar Cliff. Read More »

Campus Hot Spots
Campus Hot Spots

Alverno Fitness Facility

Alverno Fitness Facility

The exercise room, located on the ground floor of Alverno Hall, is a great way for athletes and non-athletes alike to stay in shape. The room features treadmills, ellipticals, free weights and bench press stations. Read More »

BCU Tunnels

BCU Tunnels

Thanks to a network of underground tunnels underneath Briar Cliff's campus, it is possible to walk to and from class without ever stepping outside Read More »

Briar Cliff Theater

Briar Cliff Theater

The Theatre Box Office is open a week before opening night. Call 712-279-5542. Tickets are $8/adults, $6/senior citizens and children. Free for Military and BCU students. Read More »

Clausen Art Gallery

Clausen Art Gallery

The working gallery was opened in the Fall of 2000 as a prominent facility in the Stark Student Center, and is ris devoted primarily to student work. The work of other area artists is also occasionally featured in the gallery, which is open to the public seven days a week. Read More »

Cliff Cafe

Cliff Cafe

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Disc Golf Course

Disc Golf Course

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Fire Pit

Fire Pit

The Fire Pit Grill is a great place to o enjoy fast favorites like sirloin burgers, french fries, cheeseballs, salads, and specialty sandwiches. Read More »

Heelan Atrium

Heelan Atrium

The 8,150-square foot atrium in where all of the traffic in Heelan Hall converges. Students meet, hang out between classes and study in this bustling space. Read More »

Heelan Staircase

Heelan Staircase

The long, winding Heelan staircase greets anyone arriving on the south side of Briar Cliff's campus. Once you reach the top, you are awarded with one of the most spectacular and breathtaking views in Sioux City, overlooking Sioux City to the south and the protected prairie grassland to the west. Read More »

Heffernan Mall

Heffernan Mall

Heffernan Mall is the center of the Briar Cliff University campus. The green space is often bustling with activity, whether students are walking between classes, studying on a warm, spring day or holding a concert. Read More »

Integrated Multimedia Center

Integrated Multimedia Center

The Integrated Multimedia Center (IMC) is the central hub for all mass media and graphic design studies at Briar Cliff. It is connected to the BCU Radio studio, the BCU video production studio and the Cliff News staff office. Read More »

Java City Coffee Shop

Java City Coffee Shop

The revamped Java City coffee shop is conveniently located in the Heelan Hall atrium. It's a great place to study, catch up with friends or hang out between classes. Read More »

Ray Nacke Court

Ray Nacke Court

Resurfaced in 2012, and named after legendary NAIA Hall of Fame basketball coach Ray Nacke, this court is home of the Briar Cliff basketball, volleyball, cheer and dance teams. Read More »

Saint Francis Center

Saint Francis Center

The Saint Francis Center is actually made up of three rooms — The Clare Room, The Assisi Room and The Canticle Room — which can combine to form one, large reception hall. Read More »

Sand Volleyball Court

Sand Volleyball Court

Briar Cliff built a massive, double sand volleyball court, open to all students, during the Summer of 2012. Read More »

St. Francis Court

St. Francis Court

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Tennis Courts

Tennis Courts

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Vista Lounge

Vista Lounge

The remodeled Vista Lounge, which overlooks the Stark Student Center cul-de-sac, is used primarily as a student lounge. Read More »

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