Alumni & Friends

Imagine a multitude of Briar Cliff graduates — 10,000 nurses, doctors, social workers, executives, teachers, musicians and writers; in our schools, hospitals, businesses and beyond. This is our Briar Cliff network, a group of alumni distinguished by its deep commitment to living the Franciscan values and making a difference in our world.

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There are countless ways to engage with Briar Cliff and make a difference in the lives of students. You can attend events, make a giftconnect with fellow alumni or write a note of thanks to a professor who impacted your life.

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Whether it's coming back to campus for homecoming or joining the Gold Crew, there are plenty of opportunities for our alumni to be part of the Briar Cliff community long after graduation.


To learn more the many benefits associated with being a Briar Cliff University alumni, and to find out how you can get involved, contact the Office of University Relations.

Kendra Kersting at The Cliff

"I really enjoyed my time here. I encourage people to try new things and get out of their comfort zone," she said. "I'm so glad I stayed and it was because of the people here."

Kendra Kersting

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Briar Cliff’s annual ‘Lunch with the Chargers’ celebrates Charger athletics and scholarships

Jan 14, 2019

Briar Cliff University will host its annual “Lunch with the Chargers” on Friday, January 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at M’s on 4th Restaurant in downtown Sioux City.

Oct 8, 2018
Briar Cliff joins Siouxland Big Give on Oct. 9
May 9, 2018
Dr. Douglas Wheelock named 2018 Distinguished Alumni
Feb 7, 2018
Briar Cliff 2018 Graduation Ceremony to be held on May 12, 2018