Student Body

At Benedictine University, we have student-athletes, scholars, residents and commuters. A Benedictine student is unique from their academic major to their student organization involvement.

Fact Book

See the statistics describing our student community. Fall 2015

Student Athletes

Benedictine University provides opportunities for all students to participate in sports during their time at the University.

International Students

Benedictine University has welcomed international students since 1954. The International Center is a University office devoted to carrying out international educational opportunities for students from abroad and at home. Currently, the International Center welcomes students representing more than 15 countries.

Student Organizations

Benedictine University offers a variety of student organizations and student groups opportunities for current students.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Library Book Discussion: "A Gentleman in Moscow"
Main Campus in Lisle
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Event Details

Library Book Discussion: "A Gentleman in Moscow"

Date: April 25

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Kindlon 311 (Library Conference Room)

Event Sponsor: University Library

Contact: Mary Hennessey    mhennessey@ben.edu

Event Description:

Join the University Library for a presentation by history professor Dr. Sue Mikula followed by a group book discussion of A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

10 copies of the book will be available for checkout at the Kindlon 3rd Floor Research Center beginning one month before the discussion date.

About the Book: “A transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel. In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel’s doors. Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him entry into a much larger world of emotional discovery.” –Amazon.com

Open to students, faculty, and staff.

Apr
26
Webinar: Selecting Your Major
Main Campus in Lisle
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Event Details

Webinar: Selecting Your Major

Date: April 26

Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Campus: Lisle

Event Sponsor: Academic and Career Enrichment Center

Contact: Admissions    630-829-6300    admissions@ben.edu

Event Description:

Presented by our Academic and Career Enrichment Center


Limited space to the first 25 participants.

If you are not able to participate, the presentation will be emailed to you. The presentation will include tips and career exploration websites.

Detailed follow up instructions will be sent to email provided.

 

Apr
27
Freshman Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Freshman Fridays

Date: April 27

Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Benedictine University Mesa

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description:

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

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