One-Stop-Shop event makes transferring quick and easy

December 4, 2014

BU-COB-Rend-Ext-03-AERIALLisle, Illinois ~ Transfer students interested in attending Benedictine University for the Spring 2015 Semester can complete all of their application paperwork and register for classes in a single day during “One-Stop-Shop” appointments in December and January.

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. on Monday-Wednesday, December 29-31, and from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Monday-Friday, January 5-10.

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 fall 2015 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).

The first day of classes for the spring term is Monday, January 12.

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. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among “America’s Top Colleges” for the fourth consecutive year in 2014.

Events like One-Stop-Shop are aimed at helping students achieve their college education dream and part of The Benedictine Promise to provide students an affordable and attainable undergraduate and graduate education infused with the Benedictine values so students can become better learners, leaders and world citizens.

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

###

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 more than 5,000 students in 59 undergraduate and 23 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the seventh consecutive year in 2017. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.

Marketing and Communications

Liz Brown
Writer and Copy Editor/Proofreader
(630) 829-6194
ebrown@ben.edu