BenU at a Glance provides overview of student experience at Benedictine

July 23, 2014

WW_Family Dinner 8-22-13 (49) resizeLisle, Illinois ~ Discover what has made Benedictine University the fastest-growing University in the country by attending BenU at a Glance from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 7 in the Krasa Student Center.

BenU at a Glance is an event designed to provide interested students with a broad snapshot of the Benedictine experience and offers high school juniors and seniors an opportunity to tour campus and view the grounds for the new College of Business building, scheduled for completion in fall 2015.

Attendees will also learn about the enrollment process, speak with representatives from various departments, and hear how affordable a Benedictine degree can be by speaking to members of the Office of Financial Aid.

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.

For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (630) 829-6300 or admissions@ben.edu. To register for the event, visit ben.edu/glance.
                                                                    

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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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BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY
Elliott Peppers, Associate Director of Media Relations
Email: epeppers@ben.edu
Direct: (630) 829-6079
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