Benedictine’s open house offers students insight into graduate and adult undergraduate study options

July 11, 2013

Lisle, Illinois ~ Benedictine University invites prospective students to learn about its flexible and accelerated evening and weekend learning team programs by attending an Adult Undergraduate and Graduate Open House at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17 on the first floor of Kindlon Hall.

Admissions and financial aid counselors will be available to discuss with attendees how the University can help them achieve their professional goals. Participants will be able to attend information seminars specific to their program of interest and learn more about new programs in development and scholarship opportunities.

During the resource fair, students can meet with faculty and staff. Attendees will also have the opportunity to enter a free course raffle. To redeem, students must be admitted into a degree-seeking program and enroll in four classes before receiving their fifth class free. Winner must be present at time of drawing.

Benedictine University’s accelerated adult undergraduate and graduate programs are designed for the working adult who has multiple time commitments. The open house is one of the University’s premier events to help the public understand and recognize the advantages of a Benedictine education.

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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. A 2016 PayScale Inc. report ranked BenU one of the top 10 colleges in Illinois for return on investment and in the top 20 percent nationally. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, or visit

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