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Briar Cliff University

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Explore Campus

We know that the best way to discover the campus is to see it for yourself. In light of COVID-19, we encourage you to do it digitally. Peruse our extensive video library, where you can watch campus tours, Cliff Stories, and meet our team.


Additionally, Briar Cliff is offering a $2,000 BCU Scholarship to any full-time, four-year students who arrange a personalized virtual tour with our team. 



Briar Cliff University

is a lifelong learning place preparing ethical world changers.


President Rachelle L. Karstens PhD, JD

Briar Cliff is proud to offer award-winning undergraduate, graduate, doctorate, and certificate-based programs. Select a tile to explore our programs. Or pick your program later and just apply today! 

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Meet Chris

Chris is one of the many admissions representatives who can guide you as you virtually explore The Cliff. Schedule your personalized virtual tour or contact our team to help guide you on your journey to enrollment.