We are the nation’s first Catholic-Franciscan university, and we cultivate confident and creative communicators, collaborative leaders as well as team members, and innovative problem solvers who are respectful of themselves, others and the diverse world around them.
Sea Research Foundation is a leader in marine research, deep-sea exploration and hands-on education. We seek to protect our ocean planet by increasing awareness of our ocean environment and the creatures who live there, involving and educating budding scientists and future voters, and conducting and supporting aquatic and deep-sea research.
Our Piece of the Pie®, Inc. (OPP®) is a nonprofit organization that works with Greater Hartford and Eastern Connecticut youth 14-24 years of age in a youth-centric model helping young people achieve degrees and certificates of value leading to economic self-sufficiency and a better quality of life.
The FHS Business Education Department offers courses that provide a foundation for the understanding of business, personal finance, and information technology. In today's rapidly changing and competitive workplace, these skills are a must.