About Sioux City

Located on the river at the intersection of Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota, Sioux City is an natural hub for business and industry in the region. Some nearby Siouxland staples include Palmer Candy, Sue Bee Honey, Jolly Time Popcorn, and Blue Bunny Ice Cream.

As the fourth largest city in Iowa, the metropolitan area of Siouxland is home to a population of more than 169,000 individuals, three higher education institutions, two hospitals, and countless employment and entertainment opportunities


We Recommend

There is a lot to do in Sioux City during your time at Briar Cliff University. To help you get started, we asked some of our Current Chargers to recommend some of their favorite things to do and this is what they had to say.

Think of it as a challenge of experiences to enjoy during your time at Briar Cliff. 

1. Trails Worth Talking About

Walking, running, hiking, and/or biking on any of the unique trails below will enable you to see an entirely different side of Sioux City. You can walk anywhere, but these are our favorite places to stretch your legs.

2. Pizza Game Leveled Up

We don't think that we are embellishing in the slightest when we say that Sioux City has some of the best pizza establishments. Be sure to try each of the following to discover your favorite local pizza. 

3. Great Group Experiences

Looking for some excitement? Dare to be different and try something new with your friends.  

4. Locals Eateries You'll Love

Treat your taste buds while supporting local establishments.

5. Shop 'Til You Drop