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Creighton is a leading Jesuit, Catholic university committed to intellectual challenge, critical thinking, leadership, service to others, and a faith-filled world view. Comprehensive academic offerings have contributed to Creighton’s reputation for educational excellence, drawing students from across the nation and world.

Students find balance among rigorous academics, strong focus on leadership skills, undergraduate research, and life-changing service and global education experiences. Creighton offers small classes, accomplished faculty-mentors, plentiful internships and research opportunities, and a 99% success rate (employed, enrolled in graduate/professional school or volunteering) 6 months following graduation. With 8,000+ students, 50+ undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business and nursing, and programs in 6 graduate and professional schools, including law, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, physical and occupational therapy and more, Creighton is the ideal learning environment.

From nationally renowned academics to NCAA Division I athletics and extraordinary service and leadership opportunities, all set within a thriving metropolis, students get the complete package at Creighton University.

Religious Affiliation: 

Roman Catholic (Jesuit)

Address: 

2500 California Plaza

Omaha, NE 68178

Institution President: 

Daniel S. Hendrickson, SJ, Ph.D.

President's Assistant: 

John W. Darwin

Degrees Offered: 

A.A., A.S., A.S.E.M.S., B.A., B.F.A., B.S., B.S.B.A., B.S.Chm., B.S.D.H., B.S.E.M.S., B.S.Evs., B.S.Mth., B.S.N., B.S.Phy., B.S.W., D.B.A., D.D.S., D.N.P., D.P.T., Ed.D., J.D., M.A., M.A.C., M.B.A., M.D., M.Ed., M.F.A., M.FIN., M.H.C.M., M.I.M.F.A., M.P.H., M.S., M.S.N., M.S.O.T., M.S.R., O.T.D., Ph.D., Pharm.D.

Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 

11:1

Full-Time Enrollment: 

6,777

Part-Time Enrollment 

1,616

Main Campus Enrollment: 

8,393

Percent Minority Enrollment: 

23%

Sticker Cost: 

$52,206

Percent Receiving Pell Grants: 

14%

Year Institution Was Founded: 

1878

Total Dollars Awarded in Pell Grants: 

$2,387,640

Percent Receiving Financial Aid: 

95%

Total Dollars Awarded in Financial Aid: 

$107,917,851

Average Financial Aid Package: 

$23,602

Telephone: 

402.280.2700