Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates →

Please click here for the latest information regarding Benedictine University's response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Updated 10/20/21

COVID-19 Testing Program Dashboard

In the Fall 2020, Benedictine University launched a COVID-19 testing program for undergraduate resident students and all student-athletes (commuter or resident) on the Lisle campus. This is part of the University’s multi-pronged strategy to mitigate and monitor the spread of COVID-19. The purpose of this testing program is to allow the University to monitor and address real-time trends and prevalence and make timely decisions on intervention and response.

COVID Test Results
 As of 10/20/21
Total # of community members
tested since 8/11/21:
Total # of positive cases
since 8/11/21:
Cumulative Positivity Rate since 8/11/21:


Fall 2020 semester 8/31/20 start: 2072 tested; 45 positive; 45 recovered
Spring 2021 semester 5/17/2021 start: 9610 tested; 38 positive; 38 recovered

COVID Response & Resource Center
Phone:  630-829-6039
Location:  Krasa 115A
Hours:  M-F 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.