For the third consecutive year, KIPLINGER'S PERSONAL FINANCE has ranked Franciscan University of Steubenville among the 100 “best values in private universities.” “It is an honor to be recognized by Kiplinger’s both for our academic excellence and for providing a quality education at a reasonable cost,” said Joel Recznik, vice president of Enrollment Services.
Founded at Franciscan University in 1988, we, the Franciscan Sisters T.O.R. of Penance of the Sorrowful Mother, are a Franciscan religious community rooted in Christ Crucified, animated by the Holy Spirit, and modeled after Mary, our Mother. Our life flows … Continue reading →
Adoration in the Portiuncula Chapel ~ a reproduction of the stone chapel St. Francis of Assisi rebuilt in Assisi after Christ told him, from the San Damiano Cross, "Rebuild my Church." Our Portiuncula, nestled in a wooded corner of campus, houses perpetual adoration during the semester, where students sign up for one-hour time slots to pray before Our Lord in the Eucharist, keeping a 24/7 vigil.