Transformative liberal arts

PURSUE YOUR BEST SELF.

Professors who are on your side and in your corner?

WE CALL THEM FACULTY ADVOCATES.

A community of

LEARNERS AND FRIENDS

WHAT WILL YOU

Pursue?

Our Mission

A Franklin College education fosters independent thinking, innovation, leadership and action for ever-changing professions and a globally connected world.

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We believe that learning happens

Everywhere.

Ben Franklin

Rub Ben Franklin's nose for good luck or grab a selfie with him on your way to class. You can find his statues around campus.

Think Outside of the Classroom

Franklin College is nationally recognized as a premier college for engaged learning in the liberal arts and sciences, inspiring students to think independently, to question critically and to live, lead and serve meaningfully.

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Events and Lectures

Annual Day of Giving, #GivetoGRIZ, Set for April 16

Franklin College will host its eighth annual Day of Giving Challenge, #GivetoGRIZ, on Thursday, April 16, 2020. Donations through #GivetoGRIZ…

Posted Apr 2, 2020

Campus News

Alumnus, Trustee Designates $1 Million Revocable Estate Gift to Further the Sciences

Franklin College has been designated to receive a $1 million revocable estate gift from Michael W. O’Dell, M.D., a 1981…

Posted Mar 31, 2020

Campus News

College’s “Women of Distinction” Honored

The Franklin College Office of Diversity & Inclusion recently announced the recipients of its annual Women of Distinction Awards in…

Posted Mar 27, 2020


Thursday, April 16, 2020


Join Us for #GivetoGRIZ

Franklin College will host its eighth annual Day of Giving Challenge, #GivetoGRIZ, on Thursday, April 16, 2020. Donations through #GivetoGRIZ…

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