BenU at Mesa News Articles

University News Articles

Q&A with Shay Masterson, your new Career Success Coordinator

October 3, 2018
Shay discusses her plans for the Career Center, and offers some tidbits about herself.

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Meet Raychele Hernandez, your new Student Senate President

September 5, 2018

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Benedictine University Mesa is Steadily Growing Enrollment

August 30, 2018
Arizona’s only Catholic university adds two new degree programs

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President Gregory Inspires the University Community

August 24, 2018
Interim President Charles Gregory spoke to a crowded auditorium and shared his inaugural remarks with the university community.

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BenU Mesa and TheDream.US Announce Partnership

July 23, 2018
In the aftermath of Arizona’s Supreme Court decision requiring undocumented students to pay what is often unaffordable pay out-of-state tuition, Benedictine University Mesa and TheDream.US are announcing a new partnership...

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BenU Mesa Announces Tuition Freeze

April 19, 2018

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BenU Mesa joins Queen Creek

March 29, 2018

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Masters of Tomorrow Scholarship Competition recap

March 6, 2018
A look back on the Masters of Tomorrow Scholarship Competition, held on Feb. 24 at BenU Mesa

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Personal Financial Planning concentration approved at BenU Mesa

February 28, 2018

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Upcoming Events

Edible Book Fest
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Edible Book Fest

Date: April 09

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Janet Forde    (480) 878-7514

Event Description:

Create a food dish based on your favorite book!


Judging will be at 12:00 p.m. in the South Lobby on April 9. Entries should be made from foodish materials, but don’t have to be edible at the time of judgement.


Ideas abound on Google and Pintrest.

Admitted Student Day
Mesa Branch Campus
9:30 AM - 1:45 PM
Event Details

Admitted Student Day

Date: April 13

Time: 9:30 AM - 1:45 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Benedictine University Mesa

Contact: Doug Potter | Gianne Francisco    (480) 878-6709 | (602) 888-5508 |

Event Description:


9:00 a.m. – Check-in

9:30 a.m. – Welcome

  • Introduction to teams and team leaders
  • Next steps


10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m. – Meet with Faculty and Advisors

  • General education requirement
  • Academic programs
  • Placement test
  • Faculty introductions


10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m. – Meet with Student Services and Support Staff


Rotation 1 - 10:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.

  • Career Services – Shay Masterson, Career Success Coordinator


Rotation 2 - 11:05 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.

  • Financial Aid – Louise Capellan-Adams, Financial Aid Counselor


Rotation 3 - 11:25 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.


  • Student Life- Rob Curtis, Director of Campus Ministry
  • Kevin Broeckling, Executive Vice President
  • Janet Forde, Branch Director, Mesa Campus

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

12:30 p.m. – Campus tour / tour of Downtown Mesa and scavenger hunt (optional)


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