USF Begins Institution’s First Doctoral Program Degree, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Program

February 28, 2017

First Doctoral Program Degree, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Program

Feb. 28, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The University of Saint Francis has launched a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program with two tracks including a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) option.


National Championship Cougar Gear Now Available

January 24, 2017

The University of Saint Francis Campus Shoppe is selling a variety of items featuring the USF National Football Championship logo.


USF Cougars Win First NAIA National Football Championship in Convincing Fashion

December 18, 2016

 NAIA All-America wide receiver Seth Coate hauled in three touchdown passes and a tenacious University of Saint Francis defense produced an NAIA Championship performance in the No. 4 Cougars 38-17 conquest of previously undefeated No. 2 Baker (Kan.) at the 2016 NAIA Football National Championship, presented by Waste Pro on December 17. The banner comes Read More »


Sometimes Football Isn’t Everything

October 24, 2016

To USF kicker Ryan Nix, football is just one part of a fascinating college experience.


On track for courage: USF’s Freiburger overcomes to help others

September 1, 2016

Fifteen years ago, Brett Freiburger’s life changed forever when a hunting accident cost him part of his leg.


Save the Date! USF Homecoming Weekend is September 23-24

August 5, 2016

This year’s USF Homecoming football game is scheduled for Saturday, September 24 as the Cougars take on Lindenwood University-Belleville (Ill.) at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium at noon. But as always, the fun will begin early with the Cougar Tailgate. Come visit the USF Alumni House as all of the university schools will be represented and they’ll Read More »


USF Receives $350,000 Federal Grant to Support Nursing Master Degree Students

August 1, 2016

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Human Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has announced that the University of Saint Francis is receiving an Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship (AENT) grant for $350,000 over the upcoming academic year.


Long-held dream and passion for teaching take USF alum Gardner to China

July 20, 2016

Ever since choosing China as a sixth-grade research project, Chris Gardner felt destined to go there. After a year teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) to college students in the country’s Shandong province, the 2014 USF education graduate recently decided to extend his stay. “I plan to teach in China as long as I Read More »


USF’s Mendez shaping artistic consciousness in Decatur

July 16, 2016

Creativity wafts on the breeze in Decatur, Indiana, and it’s hard to miss when encountering a street-side sculpture of Decatur native and USF alum Greg Mendez. Mendez, a mover and shaker with the Decatur Sculpture Tour, turned the consideration of public art into a kind of preparatory Zen exercise while sitting in parks waiting for Read More »