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2022 President's Awards Convocation held at SFU

Thursday May 5, 2022

The President's Awards Convocation was held on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, in the Maurice Stokes Athletics Center. The opening prayer was led by Rev. Stephen Mary Waruszewski, T.O.R., Director of Campus Ministry, followed by the National Anthem by Isabell...


SFU announces commencement plans for 2022

Wednesday May 4, 2022

Saint Francis University is pleased to announce the plan for its in-person 171st Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 7, and Sunday, May 8, 2022. The in-person commencement exercises will be divided into three ceremonies by University School, all h...


Ribbon-cutting set for Friday at Curry Innovation Center

Thursday April 28, 2022

Saint Francis University's new presence in downtown Altoona inside the Curry Innovation Center will be officially recognized with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, April 29 at 10 a.m. The Saint Francis University Curry Innovation Center is located ...


SFU Alumnae makes PIAA history during Women's History Month

Thursday March 31, 2022

In this year's celebration of Women's History Month, Saint Francis University shares the story of a talented 2004 Chemistry alumnae and former SFU student-athlete who made PIAA history this month. On March 24, 2022, Sarah Rebar Fye became the first fe...


National Hispanic Institute Partners with Saint Francis University

Tuesday March 15, 2022

The National Hispanic Institute is newly partnering with Saint Francis University - one of the oldest Catholic universities in the United States - for its upcoming 2022 Northeast Great Debate program. The Northeast Great Debate will be held on campus ...


SFU Announces 2022 Faculty Promotion and Tenure

Tuesday March 15, 2022

Regardless of an institution's size, mission, location, or focus, higher education faculty are a remarkable and unique group of individuals -- Saint Francis University is no exception. Across disciplines and fields, this richly diverse and dedicated g...


Saint Francis University's Cybersecurity Program NSA Validation

Tuesday March 8, 2022

Saint Francis University's Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity Administration program has been validated by the National Security Agency, (NSA) through 2027. According to the NSA, Saint Francis University's ability to meet the increasing demands of t...


SFU Announces STEAM Summer Academies

Friday March 4, 2022

Registration is now open to the 2022 "STEAM Summer Academies" at Saint Francis University. The STEAM Summer Academies are one-week, residential, immersive programs for high school students who are currently in grades 10 and 11 (and are at least 15 yea...


Saint Francis University and Mount Aloysius to Host Career Expo

Thursday February 10, 2022

Career Expo is back and in person! The fair is hosted by Saint Francis University, Mount Aloysius College, and Southcentral PA Area Health Education Center. Over 50 employees will eagerly meet with students from various majors and the general public t...


SFU to Host K-12 PA Statistics Poster Competition

Thursday February 3, 2022

Saint Francis University will host the 2022 Pennsylvania Statistics Poster Competition. The competitions, held electronically, will offer cash prizes and certificates for first, second, third, and fourth place in each category. In addition, certificat...