Featured Events

Interested in Learning More About BenU?

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

Fall Open House - November 9
Tour campus, learn more about our Scholars Program and meet with representatives from key offices including Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Life and Athletics.

Science Open House - November 22
Attend Benedictine University’s College of Science Open House and discover why our students become so successful in the field of science.

Preferred Visit Day - January 19
For prospective undergraduate students. Meet with admissions staff in a small-group setting and take a campus tour.

Graduate Business and Public Health Scholarships
Students who begin a College of Business graduate program or Master of Public Health program in the Fall 2014 or Winter 2015 Quarters are eligible to receive their last two courses free.

Austan Goolsbee, Ph.D., visits BenU
Wednesday, November 12
7:00 p.m.
Krasa Center, Second Floor

The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Austan Goolsbee is the Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. He previously served in Washington as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and was the youngest member of President Barack Obama’s cabinet.

Art Gallery Exhibitions
Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B., Art Gallery

The Benedictine University University Art Collection and Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B., Art Gallery has set its 2014 exhibitions calendar:

October 6 - November 30: "Ed Paschke: In Private Hands," a 10 year commemorative exhibition
(Opening Reception - Saturday, October 4)
October 6 - December 19: "Appalachia Portraits" by Andrew Auten
(Reception - Saturday, October 18)

October 17 - December 19:
"Mixed Media" by District 203 Art Teachers
(Reception - Saturday, October 18)

November 1 - December 19: Portraiture in the 21st Century Photo competition
November 2: First Sunday Tea and Art Lecture Series