Students interested in science invited to attend open house

Students interested in science invited to attend open house
August 9, 2010

Science Open HouseHigh school and transfer students interested in science can attend the Benedictine University College of Science Open House from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 25 at the Krasa Center.

Students and their parents will hear from Ralph Meeker, Ph.D., dean of the College of Science, and meet with representatives from Admissions, Athletics, Financial Aid, Student Life, Student Activities and University Ministry. Tours of the Birck Hall of Science, a state-of-the-art teaching and research facility, will be available.

Benedictine University’s College of Science offers undergraduate programs in biochemistry/molecular biology, biology, chemistry, clinical laboratory science, computer information systems, computer science,diagnostic medical sonography, engineering science, environmental science, health science, mathematics,nuclear medicine technology, physics, pre-pharmacy and radiation therapy.

To attend, RSVP is required by September 22 at www.ben.edu/sciencersvp.

For more information, please call the Enrollment Center at (630) 829-6300 or visit Benedictine University on the Web at www.ben.edu/admissions.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.