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.
New Year, new FAFSA! We are encouraging all students to file a 2020 - 2021 FAFSA as soon as possible!
The FAFSA can be filed for free online at www.fafsa.gov. Use BenU's school code of 001767 to make sure we receive your application.
If you are an Illinois student receiving a MAP grant in the 2019-20 academic year and plan to attend college again in 2020-21, file your 2020-21 FAFSA by December 1, 2019 for priority access to a MAP grant.
Attend Bystander Intervention Training hosted by the Prevention Peer Educators. Learn what it means to be an active bystander when situations arise involving issues of domestic/dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. Discuss barriers to intervention and practice skills for prevention.
Students and alumni - join us for the annual FALL INTERNSHIP & CAREER FAIR!
Friday, October 18
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
All degrees and majors are welcome to attend and network with 50+ employers recruiting for degree-required, full-time positions as well as internships. A wide range of businesses, non-profits, and government entities will be represented.
Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes!
See www.ben.edu/ace for fall walk-in hours and get your resume reviewed before the event. Stay tuned for updates. See you at the career fair!