You have a purpose. Inherent in your DNA, it is the gift you were meant to share with the world. You have dreams, formed within you by the fire of your imagination.
Do not deny your purpose. Do not entrust your dreams to doubters and critics. Nurture them in fertile ground, among professors who will challenge you and peers who will inspire you.
Transcend your limits. Transform your future.
Soar Higher. At Fontbonne University.
Degrees that make a difference.
Discover your gifts and develop your talents in a community that will inspire you to excel as a scholar and as a person. Combining rigorous academic standards with a commitment to service, Fontbonne University offers quality liberal arts education in a caring, close-knit environment.
Nationally known for our programs in special education, speech-language pathology and deaf education, Fontbonne offers more than 100 areas of study in fields ranging from the fine arts to cybersecurity, allied health and business. Whatever your major, we’ll prepare you for a successful and rewarding career, wherever you’re called to serve.
Meet Your Fontbonne Family.
Whether student, faculty, staff or alumni, all Griffins share a common commitment to the principles of mutual respect, justice, service, faith and community. United by our founders’ mission to care “for the dear neighbor”, we are more than a college community. We are a family.
Our 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio ensures that you’ll be both challenged and supported by instructors who are as passionate about your education as you are. An abundance of activities, events and student organizations provide year-round opportunities to explore interests and build leadership skills—and lasting relationships—outside the classroom.