Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community dedicated to teaching and learning, scholarship and service, truth and justice, as inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition, the social teaching of the Church, and the principles of wisdom in the Rule of St. Benedict.
Benedictine University aspires to be a thought leader in Catholic higher education. We seek to provide a transformative and integrative educational experience grounded in Benedictine values, helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as engaged citizens who care for the earth, welcome people of diverse faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
The following are our funding priorities to ensure our students receive the best education possible and to prepare them for the challenges of tomorrow.
Student Awards and scholarships: Funding to recognize exceptional academic performance, community service and leadership.
Student participation in professional conferences: Funding for student registration and travel to state, national and international events including the American Council on Education Annual Conference for Higher Education and Organizational Change students.
Interdisciplinary student research symposia sponsorship
Classroom Innovation: Software and mobile technology applications
Strategic partnerships to support student internship opportunities in health services