Preview and Preferred Visit Days give students a taste of Benedictine experience, difference

December 10, 2013

Mesa, Arizona ~ Want to find out why 94 percent of Benedictine University graduates either are working or enrolled in graduate school programs one year after commencement?

Attend one of the University’s “Saturday Preview Days” or “Preferred Visit Day” – events held specifically for prospective freshmen and transfer students who want to find out more about what a private, values-based education has to offer.

During the events, attendees meet with an admissions counselor to discuss Benedictine University’s renowned academic programs, the admissions process and requirements, applications, scholarships, financial aid and take a guided tour of campus.

Upcoming Saturday Preview Days include December 14 and January 11 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at the Gregory Enrollment Center, located at 51 E. Main St. in downtown Mesa. Available appointments for the next Preferred Visit Day, Monday, January 20, also at the Gregory Enrollment Center, are at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Benedictine University at Mesa provides a private, values-based education grounded in history, heritage and Catholic tradition. Current degree offerings include a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Bachelor of Arts in Theology, Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and Organizational Behavior, in addition to a minor in Religious Studies.

For more information about these events and Benedictine University at Mesa, please visit the Gregory Enrollment Center at 51 E. Main St., Suite 105, in downtown Mesa or, or contact (602) 888-5533 or

The University is accepting applications for spring and fall enrollment.

Benedictine University at Mesa is a branch campus of Benedictine University, an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine is ranked No. 1 among the country’s fastest-growing campuses between 2000-2010 in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of private nonprofit research institutions, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among “America’s Top Colleges” for the third consecutive year in 2013. Education and technology blog edcetera named Benedictine University at Mesa among 10 universities in the nation on the cutting edge of tech for 2013.

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Gary Kohn
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