Briar Cliff University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Briar Cliff Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Briar Cliff Disability Services.
Briar Cliff for the Military
While not a "service academy", Briar Cliff does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information, check out our Briar Cliff for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Briar Cliff University
Briar Cliff offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Briar Cliff University
Briar Cliff has a comparatively small, student body. There were 976 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 731 (74.9%). Part-time attendance was 245 (25.1%).
Briar Cliff University is Ranked #180 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Briar Cliff receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Briar Cliff #180 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Briar Cliff University Competes in the NIAA
Briar Cliff has a total of 455 student athletes, 311 men and 144 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$4,355,856|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$4,355,856|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Briar Cliff University Athletics