Benedictine University is dedicated to the education of undergraduate and graduate students from diverse ethnic, racial and religious backgrounds. As an academic community committed to liberal arts and professional education distinguished and guided by our Roman Catholic tradition and Benedictine heritage, we prepare our students for a lifetime as active, informed and responsible citizens and leaders in the world community.
Benedictine University is grounded in the spirit of the founders who based their lives and work on St. Benedict's Rule for Monks, written in the early sixth century. Benedictine University builds its educational life and efforts on the same values which Benedictine men and women espouse
We welcome you as a candidate to Benedictine University's Scholars Program. Please complete this application fully and
thoughtfully. We will advise you within approximately three weeks whether or not you will be invited for an interview. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the Scholars Program Assistant.
An intensive immersion in the liberal arts tradition designed for academically gifted students, with
a special emphasis on the exploration of diverse issues in literature, philosophy, world
history, and more.