Accreditation

Benedictine University is a participant of The Higher Learning Commission's Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP). AQIP is an alternative process to maintain accreditation with The Higher Learning Commission , 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois 60602-2504, Phone: (800) 621-7440 / (312) 263-0456.

Dietetics Programs

The curricula for our Benedictine University Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (DPD) and Dietetic Internship program have been granted accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995, 312/899-0040. Our most recent accreditation visit was in 2010, and the program was awarded accreditation through 2020. Outcomes are available upon request.

The United States Department of Education recognizes ACEND as a Title IV gatekeeper. Per ACEND:

"This recognition affirms that ACEND meets national standards and is a reliable authority on the quality of nutrition and dietetics education programs" (http://www.eatright.org/ACEND/).

Upcoming Events

Dec
8
s.A.N.D. Meeting - Fall 2016 Semester Party
Main Campus in Lisle
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM
Event Details

s.A.N.D. Meeting - Fall 2016 Semester Party

Date: December 08

Time: 12:20 PM - 1:20 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Birck 230

Event Sponsor: Nutrition Department

Contact: Ms. Tatiana Arturo    c/o 630.829.6596    BuNutrition2016@gmail.com

Event Description:

Semester Party
12/08/16 (Thursday)
12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
Birck 230

Dec
8
s.A.N.D. Meeting - Semester Wrap Up & Party
Main Campus in Lisle
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM
Event Details

s.A.N.D. Meeting - Semester Wrap Up & Party

Date: December 08

Time: 12:20 PM - 1:20 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Birck 230

Event Sponsor: Nutrition Department

Contact: s.A.N.D. Club    BuNutrition2016@gmail.com

Event Description:

 

Dec
23-2
Benedictine University - Winter Break 2016
Main Campus in Lisle
8:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Event Details

Benedictine University - Winter Break 2016

Date: December 23

Time: 8:00 AM - 11:55 PM

Campus: Lisle

Event Description:

 Winter Break 2016

Jan
5
Benedictine University Dietetic Internship Open House
Main Campus in Lisle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Event Details

Benedictine University Dietetic Internship Open House

Date: January 05

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Birck 112 (Tellabs)

Event Sponsor: Nutrition Department - Dietetic Internship

Contact: Ms. Julie Moreschi    630.829.6548    jmoreschi@ben.edu

Event Description:

Please see flyer.


Apr
19
Nutrition Undergraduate Annual Awards and Banquet
Main Campus in Lisle
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Event Details

Nutrition Undergraduate Annual Awards and Banquet

Date: April 19

Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Krasa ABC Rooms

Event Sponsor: Nutrition Department

Contact: Ms. Egle Liutkus    630.829.6596    eliutkus@ben.edu

Event Description:

Save the Date:

April 19, 2017

Nutrition Undergraduate Annual Awards and Banquet

Details to follow.

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Department of Nutrition
Benedictine University

Catherine Arnold, MS, EdD, RD.
Department Chair

Egle Liutkus
Administrative Assistant

Email: eliutkus@ben.edu
Phone: (630) 829-6596

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

By Mail:
Benedictine University
5700 College Road
Kindlon Hall, Room 224
Lisle, IL 60532

Fax: (630) 829-6595