About the University of San Francisco

About University of San Francisco

Designated as one of America’s best colleges by U.S. News & World Report, the University of San Francisco (USF) has earned a reputation for academic excellence. Underlying that distinction is a commitment to educating the “whole person” — mind, body and soul.

The University of San Francisco is committed to becoming internationally recognized as a premier Jesuit Catholic, urban university with a global perspective and a mission of educating leaders who fashion a more humane and just world. 

The University of San Francisco, in conjunction with the University Alliance, offers you the opportunity to earn a certificate anytime, anywhere – in your home, at work, or even while you travel. No classroom attendance is required.

Learn about the University Alliance and their instructor-led multimedia programs.