Student Body

At Benedictine University, we have student-athletes, scholars, residents and commuters. A Benedictine student is unique from their academic major to their student organization involvement.

Fact Book

See the statistics describing our student community. Fall 2015

Student Athletes

Benedictine University provides opportunities for all students to participate in sports during their time at the University.

International Students

Benedictine University has welcomed international students since 1954. The International Center is a University office devoted to carrying out international educational opportunities for students from abroad and at home. Currently, the International Center welcomes students representing more than 15 countries.

Student Organizations

Benedictine University offers a variety of student organizations and student groups opportunities for current students.



Upcoming Events

Drop In Days - Graduate Programs Info Gathering & File Completion
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Event Details

Drop In Days - Graduate Programs Info Gathering & File Completion

Date: January 24

Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Campus: Lisle,Main Campus

Location: Lisle Main Campus - Lownik Hall

Contact: Amanda Skarosi    630-829-6311

Freshmen Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Freshmen Fridays

Date: January 26

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Event Description:

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa. 

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

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Study Skills Workshop: Time Management
Main Campus in Lisle
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Event Details

Study Skills Workshop: Time Management

Date: January 30

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Goodwin 213

Event Sponsor: Academic & Career Enrichment Center (ACE)

Event Description:

Are you always late? Is procrastination your middle name? Are you so overwhelmed with your todo list that you don’t know where to start? Learn about tools and strategies for more effective use of your time.

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