One of the nation’s top Catholic universities, Duquesne University provides a well-rounded education that will challenge students academically while nourishing their spiritual and ethical development. Founded 140 years ago by the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is the only Spiritan institution of higher education in the United States. This means Duquesne University shares in the Spiritans’ values and is deeply committed to:

  • Educational excellence
  • Moral and spiritual values
  • An ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity
  • Service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world