Campus Life

Be Supported.
Be Happy.
Be Accepted.

Community isn’t just a place. At the University of Saint Francis, it’s a feeling. Whether you live on campus or commute, your student experience extends well beyond the classroom. Our warm, welcoming community is a place where you can try new things, where you can thrive, where you can be you.

Your life at Saint Francis will be:


Find academic assistance and career development support when you need it.


Get involved with a student club, attend student events, and join a student leadership team. There’s something for everyone!


Feel secure on a campus that makes your safety a top priority—Saint Francis is ranked #2 for safety in Indiana (Niche, 2023).


Get in the game with Intramural Sports or one of our 18 NAIA athletic teams—or just join in the spirit of game day at Saint Francis.


Make campus and the world a better place through service, faith and leadership.


Take care of your mind, body, and spirit through on-campus health, wellness and counseling services.

Campus Life: A Closer Look

Make memories. Make lasting friendships. Make a difference.


Students on campus


Student clubs and organizations


Athletic teams


Hours of community service each year


Campus eateries


Student events annually

Living on campus

Housing and Dining

Your all-inclusive campus housing includes meals, wi-fi, parking, laundry and more. Our residence halls feature traditional rooms, suites and apartments, all with built-in social spaces. Residence life staff, including full-time professional staff and student RAs, are there for you, 24/7.

Students in a residence hall room talking

Getting involved

Activities and Events

From Welcome Weekend through Commencement, there’s so much happening at Saint Francis. Our Student Activities Council is always planning something fun, from dances to DIY events. With dozens of clubs, intramurals and athletics teams, there are plenty of ways to get involved and engage with your fellow Cougars.

Growing Your Faith

Ministry and Service

Regardless of your religious affiliation, you can discover, rediscover, or grow in your faith at Saint Francis. Attend Mass, join a Bible study group, go on a mission trip or simply spend quiet time in our holy spaces around campus.

Campus ministry students gather together

Learn more about what makes life at Saint Francis so special.