High school students invited to get a closer look at college life

High school students invited to get a closer look at college life
July 26, 2010

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

7262010_admissions2010webjpgHigh school sophomores and juniors are invited to get a up-close look at college life during “Benedictine University at a Glance” from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 5 in the Krasa Student Center on the University campus.

Check-in begins at 6:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served until 6:30 p.m. From 6:30-7:30 p.m., counselors will explain the admissions process and participants will hear from representatives of student affairs, athletics and the student body.

Campus tours will be available from 7:30-8:30 p.m. followed by dessert and door prizes.

To attend, RSVP by August 4 at www.ben.edu/buglance.

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 an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.