Interested in Learning More About BenU?

Get a first hand look at one of our upcoming Admissions events. 

Traditional Undergraduate Spring Open House - March 8
Tour campus and meet with representatives from University offices including Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Life and Athletics. You can also learn more about the majors that interest you and speak with our faculty.

Freshman Admitted Student Day - March 26
Admitted Student Days are for students who are ready to take the next step in their college experience or are still deciding if Benedictine is the right fit for them. No matter which category you find yourself in, we are here to help!

Graduate Business and Public Health Scholarships
Students who begin a College of Business graduate program or Master of Public Health program in the Spring 2015 or Summer 2015 Quarters are eligible to receive their last two courses free.

Benedictine Day at Cubs Spring Training
April 1
Hey BenU, what do you say? Join us in sunny Mesa, Arizona for Benedictine Day at Cubs Spring Training on April 1 where the Cubs battle the Brewers. Receive $5 off your tickets if you place your order by Sunday, March 1. Purchase your tickets at ben.edu/cubs today!

CCL Spring Lecture Series
April 21
Michelle Alexander, author of the critically-acclaimed book "The New Jim Crow," will be the latest guest speaker in the Center for Civic Leadership's Lecture Series, on April 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Krasa Center. This event is free and open to the public. For more information: ben.edu/cclAlexander, ccl@ben.edu or (630) 829-6460.

You can also join the Facebook Reading Group going on now until the April 21 event. To join, visit facebook.com/groups/BenUsCCLBookGroup/.

 
1,000 Days of Life Can Change the Future
March 4
The College of Education and Health Services with the DuPage County Health Department presents "The First 1,000 Days of Life Can Change the Future." A campus and community forum to explore a global initiative impacting children's health. The forum is on March 4, 5:30 p.m. Health Fair starts at 5:30 p.m. and the presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. located in the Krasa Center. For more information: (630) 829-6578 or jmoreschi@ben.edu

124th Commencement Convocation
May 9, 2015
Graduating in May? Apply for graduation, order your caps and gowns and RSVP by March 2015.

The Benedictine University Art Collection and Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B., Art Gallery
January 18-April 18: Letters From the Road: Typography in the American Landscape

Lent at the Abbey
March 14
The Center for Mission and Identity, along with St. Procopius Abbey, presents, "Our Regular Measure of Service as Servants" on Saturday, March 14, 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m at the Abbey. The program is free, but reservations are requested in order to prepare lunch. Space is limited. Register at www.procopius.org, or contact (630) 829-9253 or bfranks@procopius.org.