Students can learn about Benedictine admissions process, academic programs

Students can learn about Benedictine admissions process, academic programs
August 30, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

Benedictine University’s Fall Open House from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 7 at the Krasa Center will acquaint high school and transfer students and their families with the University’s admissions process, academic and intercollegiate programs, financial aid packages, residence life and study abroad options. Prospective students can speak with faculty about majors, meet with representatives from athletics, student government, the international office and residence life, and speak with financial aid and admissions counselors. Prospective students can also take a tour of campus, visit the bookstore or attend a financial aid session. Students who are interested in the Scholars Program can attend an orientation session at 1:30 p.m. Benedictine University is listed as a “Top School” and is ranked sixth in Illinois for “Campus Diversity” according to the 2008 figures recently released by U.S. News & World Report. For more information, please call the Enrollment Center at (630) 829-6300 or visit Benedictine University on the Web at www.ben.edu/admissions/events/ohinvitation.asp.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.