At Franciscan University, you will experience a supportive and caring journey focused on innovative programs and personalized student attention where first names replace numbers. Meet life-long friends and prepare your mind, body, and soul for a lifetime of service and happiness. Make a difference in the world. What will you become?
Franciscan University is a premier Catholic institution in the Southeast that provides dedicated students a faith-filled and formative education in preparation to serve communities.
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Sarah Deyo, Physician Assistant (PA) program director at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, was recognized at the Physician Assistant Education Association's 2017 Education Forum with the New Faculty Award for Professional Excellence. Deyo graduated from Our Lady of the Lake College's PA program in May 2009 and went on to practice in the pediatric emergency room as a PA at Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital before joining the faculty in 2015.
Faculty and students at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University are using research, teaching and service programs to address the many issues and opportunities facing our local aging population – including using a recently acquired grant from the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) to teach computer classes to area seniors.
Congratulations to Andrea Normand, class of 1970, who was named the Registered Nurse of the Year by the Louisiana Nurses Foundation.