Founded in 1932, the University of Great Falls (UGF) is a private Catholic liberal arts university located in Great Falls, Montana, USA. The University is sponsored by the Sisters of Providence and operates within the jurisdiction of the Catholic bishop of Great Falls-Billings.

The University offers a broad range of majors and minors. Majors offered include Accounting, Art, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Education, English, Forensic Science, etc. Distance Learning classes are offered to help students earn a degree from the University of Great Falls from home. Degrees offered through distance learning include the Associates in Addictions Counseling, Associates in Criminal Justice, Associates in Paralegal Studies, Bachelor of Science Psychology, Master in Science of Organizational Management, etc.

The University of Great Falls is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the United States Department of Education.

Financial Aid is available to help UGF students pay for tuition fees, supplies, and living expenses while enrolled. Assistance may be provided through some combination of scholarships, grants, work opportunities, and loans.

Ranking Profile:

- University of Great Falls is listed among Tier 2 Regional Universities (West) by US News & World Report 2011.

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek