Felician University is an independent, private Catholic/Franciscan University founded and sponsored by the Felician Sisters to educate a diverse population of students within the framework of a liberal arts tradition.
Its mission is to provide a full complement of learning experiences, reinforced with strong academic and student development programs designed to bring students to their highest potential and prepare them to meet modern challenges with informed minds and understanding hearts.
The enduring purpose of Felician University is to promote a love for learning, self-knowledge, service to others and respect for all.
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Felician University allows qualified students who have not met the English language proficiency requirements for an undergraduate or graduate degree program to enter the University'sESL Academic Bridge Program. Applicants must apply simultaneously to both the ESL Bridge Program and the academic program of their choice, and be officially admitted into both programs.
Entry into the ESL Academic Bridge Program provides students with conditional admission to a Felician undergraduate or graduate degree program.
Upon successful completion of the Bridge Program, students may seamlessly begin study in their Felician undergraduate or graduate degree program. In some cases, students may begin their undergraduate or graduate coursework while pursuing English language study and the courses and credits count towards the degree program.
To apply to our ESL Bridge Program, please submit the following:
A completed application form
A non-refundable $30 application fee
A copy of your passport information page
For the I-20: 1) Bank statement indicating funds for one year of study 2) Completed Financial Affidavit of Support
Felician University awards academic scholarships to our international undergraduate and transfer students based on a holistic review of all the student’s qualifications, including grades, standardized test scores, extra-curricular activities, and their overall potential to succeed. Students are automatically considered for a scholarship upon applying without submitting an additional application.
Felician University is a small, private, liberal arts institution with campuses located 10 miles outside of New York City in Rutherford and Lodi, New Jersey. Founded as a Catholic institution, Felician provides international students with the academic, moral and spiritual foundation necessary for personal fulfillment and professional success. Felician offers over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs, including business, nursing, teacher education and the arts and sciences. At Felician, students have access to a wide array of cultural and professional experiences enhancing an already rich campus life.
Students may choose from a wide range of opportunities which are designed to help them develop their leadership abilities; to be able to put into practice the concepts learned in the classroom; to become active members of the Felician Community; to make life-long friends and to have an enjoyable collegiate experience with great memories that will never end.
Felician University is a global institution, with students from 34 nations attending our undergraduate and graduate programs.