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Inspired by the life and teachings of Saint Francis of Assisi, Briar Cliff University believes it has the God-given responsibility to care for all of creation, and that everyone has the right to live a life free from injustice. The Center for Justice aims to create solutions for the most underserved populations in Siouxland: the poor, the hungry, the victimized, the addicted and the mentally afflicted.  


Feature Academics

Our Applied Behavior Analysis graduate program prepares students to become BCBAs.

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Feature SSSRC

Faculty and students work side-by-side on research initiatives at the SSSRC. 

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Feature Collaboration 2

Briar Cliff has formed a partnership with Siouxland's Pier Center for Autism. 

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VITA program provides crucial tax assistance for Siouxlanders

Feb 28, 2015

Linda Castillo paid almost $100 to get help preparing her income tax return a few years ago. Since that time, the Sioux City woman has twice gotten some much-needed free help.

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Nov 18, 2014

Graduate students present at Midwest behavioral analysis conference

Oct 13, 2014

The "Ice Bucket Challenge" has Briar Cliff ties

Oct 12, 2014

Clare House offers compassion, life skills to women leaving prison

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