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    • Napora named Conference Player of the Week
      Tuesday October 20, 2020
      The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC), announced their inaugural Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week recognitions for the very first time in their esports division. Saint Francis Esports was represented on the list of players by Tyler "Nap" Napora from Windber, PA. Nap is the the Team Captain for the SFU Esports Rocket League White team, who is currently 3-1 during the fall 2020 conference competitions.
    • SFU Esports Announces Fall 2020 Roster
      Tuesday October 20, 2020
      Saint Francis Esports is excited to announce its Fall 2020 roster. These students will be competing throughout eight (8) different game titles representing Saint Francis in the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) and the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE).

      The game titles that Saint Francis will be competing in this semester are FIFA, Fortnite, Hearthstone, League of Legends, Madden, Overwatch, Rocket League, & Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Learn more about esports at SFU at
    • Academic Honors in Continuing Studies
      Wednesday October 7, 2020
      Saint Francis University is proud to recognize 66 students for achieving Academic Honors in Continuing Studies through Francis Worldwide. Students achieving these honors must have a minimum of 15 credits completed between September 1st of one year and August 21st of the following year, with a quality point average of at least 3.500. Part-time students, (fewer than 12 credits per semester) must be maintained throughout the one-year period.
    • Student Orientation Counselors Selected for Fall 2020
      Tuesday July 21, 2020
      The Center for Student Engagement at Saint Francis University has chosen the outstanding team of students who will lead the way for the Class of 2024 as they arrive to campus on Thursday, August 13, 2020. Orientation Counselors set the tone for what it means to be a student on our campus with unwavering enthusiasm and indisputable passion for our institution.
    • SFU Esports garners ECAC academic honors
      Thursday June 18, 2020
      On June 15, 2020, The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its Esports All-Academic Honors for the Spring 2020 semester. SFU boasted 23 players recognized for their academic achievements in the classroom.
  • Recent Press Releases

    • SFU Honors the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
      Friday January 22, 2021
      Saint Francis University honored the enduring legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with in-person and virtual discussions, group activities and educational displays. The MLK Day Celebration was a day of education and reflection on Dr. Kings' philosophy ...
    • A Journey in Becoming Anti-Racist
      Thursday January 21, 2021
      Saint Francis University is hosting its latest lecture in the T.O.R. Franciscan Endowment series: "A Journey in Becoming Anti-Racist: A Franciscan Call." This free virtual lecture on Thusday, February 4 at 7 p.m. will be presented by Dr. C. Vanessa...
    • Saint Francis University Announces Dare-to-Dream Award
      Tuesday January 19, 2021
      Saint Francis University is proud to announce a new annual accolade titled the 'Shields School of Business Dare-to-Dream Award', a homage to Martin Luther King, Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream Speech". Each year, $500 will be awarded to a full-time underg...
    • Saint Francis University To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine
      Friday January 15, 2021
      Saint Francis University health science students and faculty working in frontline healthcare settings will start receiving the Moderna Vaccine on Tuesday, January 19. As healthcare workers under Phase 1A of the Pennsylvania Department of Health's roll-...
    • Saint Francis University President Calls For Nation's Healing
      Saturday January 9, 2021
      Saint Francis University community members gathered this week for a special mass meant for reconcilitation and healing in the nation. University President, Father Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., condemed the violence and called upon individuals to pray fo...