One-Stop-Shop: Benedictine event makes transferring quick and easy

July 28, 2014

Lisle, Illinois ~ Transfer students interested in attending Benedictine University for the Fall 2014 Semester can complete all of their application paperwork and register for classes in a single day during “One-Stop-Shop” appointments in August.

The event is designed to help students interested in the University’s traditional daytime programs get through the entire enrollment process within a few hours. They can apply, become admitted and register so they don’t have to wait until next year to resume working toward a degree.

Students must bring all official transcripts, be in good academic standing, have a minimum 2.0 GPA and a minimum of 20 transferable semester credit hours (students with lower than the required minimum credit hours must satisfy freshmen admissions requirements).

Prospective students can meet with representatives from Admissions, the New Student Advising Center and the Office of Financial Aid in Lownik Hall from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, August 11-15; from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, August 18-22; and from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 23.

The first day of classes for the fall semester is Monday, August 25.

According to AffordableCollegesOnline.org, Benedictine University is ranked among the top 25 most affordable Catholic colleges and universities in the country with the highest starting salaries earned by graduates.

Benedictine University promises its students an affordable and attainable undergraduate and graduate education infused with the Benedictine values, faculty who make student learning their first priority, a support system dedicated to their success, comprehensive preparation to enter the job market, and a diverse, caring community in which they can become better learners, better leaders and better world citizens.

At Benedictine, student learning and success is our first priority.

To RSVP or for more information, contact the Office of Admissions at (630) 829-6300 or admissions@ben.edu.

 

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 55 undergraduate majors and 16 graduate and four doctoral programs. Benedictine University is ranked No. 1 among the country’s fastest-growing campuses between 2001-2011 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. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fifth largest in the Chicago area in 2013.

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