From traditional Homecoming celebrations to baseball games, reunions and more, our events give alumni, donors and friends of the University the chance to connect! Check back often as we add events to the schedule below


August

BenU at the Ballpark: Kane County Cougars Game

Sunday, August 13 | 1:00 p.m.
Northwestern Medicine Field, Geneva, Ill.
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23rd Annual President's Invitational Golf Outing

Monday, August 21 | 10:00 a.m.
White Eagle Golf Club, Naperville, Ill.
Buy tickets here! Interested in sponsorship opportunities, contact Deb Smith at dsmith@ben.edu.

September 

Cebrzynski Memorial 5K for Scholarships

Sunday, September 24 | Registration 8:00 a.m. | Race 9:00 a.m.
Benedictine University, Kindlon Atrium
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October

Golden Eagles 50th Reunion Induction Dinner

Friday, October 6 | 6:00 p.m. 
Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B. Art Gallery, Kindlon Hall, Fifth Floor
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Homecoming- Red & White for Life

Saturday, October 7 | 10:00 a.m.
Benedictine University, Lisle, Ill.
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Founders Gala

Saturday, October 7 | 6:00 p.m.
Benedictine University, Lisle, Ill.
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Upcoming Events

Aug
13
BenU at the Ballpark 2017: Kane County Cougars
Main Campus in Lisle
1:00 PM
Event Details

BenU at the Ballpark 2017: Kane County Cougars

Date: August 13

Time: 1:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Northwestern Medicine Field | 34w002 Cherry Lane, Geneva, IL 60134

Event Sponsor: Alumni Relations, Benedictine University

Contact: Carolyn Straub    630.829.6083    cstraub@ben.edu

Event Description: Spend a day at the ballpark with Benedictine University at the Kane County Cougars game on Sunday, August 13 at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are $18 which includes your ticket to the game and then $10 in Ozzie Dollars which can be used for food, alcohol or the gift shop. Each ticket includes a small gift to the Benedictine University Scholarship Fund. *Limit of 8 tickets per registrant.  Every Sunday is Sunday Funday at the game! Kids ages 3-10 will receive a voucher for a free hot dog and small soda as well as the Ozzie Dollars. *All purchases are final. Benedictine University cannot give refunds or exchanges.

Aug
21
23rd Annual President's Invitational Golf Outing
Main Campus in Lisle
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Event Details

23rd Annual President's Invitational Golf Outing

Date: August 21

Time: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: White Eagle Golf Club, Naperville IL 60564

Contact: Deb Smith    (630) 829-6080    dsmith@ben.edu

Event Description: The 23rd Annual President's Invitational Golf Outing will be held Monday, August 21 and we will be golfing at White Eagle Golf Club in Naperville. Come see golfer Nick Faldo, British golfing great and now lead analyst positions for two of the principal American broadcasters of PGA Tour golf – CBS and the Golf Channel!  If you are interested in volunteering, purchasing a foursome or sponsorship opportunities please contact Deb Smith at 630-829-6080 or dsmith@ben.edu.

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