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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?


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    2017 Fall Honors Graduates

    The following students have been named honors graduates for the Fall class of 2017.


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    University Awards First Doctoral Degrees at Fall Commencement Ceremony

    Franciscan University awarded the first doctoral degrees in the University’s 94-year history during the fall commencement exercises held on Friday, December 15 at the Raising Cane’s River Center in Baton Rouge. The 22 recipients of the Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthesia (DNP-NA) degree were among the 125 undergraduate and graduate degrees conferred during the ceremony.


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    Sarah Deyo Receives New Faculty Award for Professional Excellence

    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.


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