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Briar Cliff Welcomes New Campus Minister

Sep 22, 2020

Jason Salisbury has joined Briar Cliff University as the new Campus Minister.

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Briar Cliff Announces Faculty Advancements

Sep 21, 2020

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce professional advancements for faculty. ...

Hoferer Named Chair of Faculty Senate at BCU

Sep 18, 2020

Cliff University is excited to announce Dr. David Hoferer as chair of the faculty senate and Dr. Anasara Henryas the chair-elect for the upcoming school year. ...

Charger Closet Gives Students Interview Confidence

Sep 17, 2020

A new student support program to assist students in pursuing their goals has sprung on the Briar Cliff University campus. “Charger Closet” is preparing students to make great first impressions out in the community and at job interviews. ...

U.S. News & World Report ranks Briar Cliff among best colleges in the Midwest

Sep 14, 2020

Briar Cliff University has been ranked among America’s best regional colleges in the Midwest according to the U.S. News & World Report 2021 Best Colleges rankings list released today. ...

Briar Cliff Celebrates Constitution Day and the 19th Amendment

Sep 11, 2020

To celebrate Constitution Day and the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, the Briar Cliff department of History and Political Science will show The Annenberg Public Policy Center’s film, The 19th Amendment: A Woman’s Right to Vote. ...

Briar Cliff Health Updates: Coronavirus

Sep 11, 2020


Online Business Programs Ranked Most Affordable

Sep 1, 2020

Briar Cliff University has been nationally ranked by for most affordable online master’s programs. ...

Briar Cliff Behavior Analysis Pro-Bono Clinic Receives Grant

Aug 28, 2020

Briar Cliff University’s pro bono Behavior Analysis Clinic recently received support through the Fund For Siouxland grant program, awarded by the Siouxland Community Foundation Board of Directors. The grant will support the transformation of the current campus spaces into a clinical setting with furnishings and equipment. ...

Briar Cliff University Announces Leadership Updates

Aug 27, 2020

The Briar Cliff University Board of Trustees continues to solidify the University’s governance. ...

TRIO Holds School Supplies Drive

Aug 21, 2020

The TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) at Briar Cliff University recently held a school supplies pick up drive for 6-12th graders. ...

STUDENT BLOG: What to do Before Classes Start

Aug 17, 2020

Ch-ch-ch-ch-chaaaanges. The transition to college can be scary/exciting/anxiety inducing/thrilling/overwhelming, this year especially. Whether you’ve visited the Cliff in person or virtually, there’s just some things you won’t be prepared for. Here’s a list of some to-do’s before the first day of classes. ...

Briar Cliff President Awarded Inspiring Women of Iowa Advocate Award

Jul 15, 2020

Dr. Rachelle Karstens, Briar Cliff University President, has received the Inspiring Advocate for Women Award at the 2020 Inspiring Women of Iowa event. This annual event, hosted by the Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa, recognizes women of courage, confidence, and character who are making the world a better place. ...

5 Service Trip Moments that Changed My Life

Jul 14, 2020


Return to Campus Guidelines

Jun 26, 2020


Briar Cliff University Announces Fall Schedule

Jun 26, 2020

Briar Cliff University announces the fall start date will continue as planned for the 2020-2021 academic year. The University will be moving to a block schedule with mixed modalities (in-classroom, a combination of in-classroom and online, and completely online), to allow for flexibility throughout the academic year. ...