High school and transfer students can begin their path to greatness at BenU open house

March 7, 2016

Mesa, Arizona ~ An education from Benedictine University at Mesa prepares graduates to do great things.

A values-based BenU at Mesa education imparts to students the critical-thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly complex world. Majors in Accounting, Communications Arts, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts and Design, Management and Organizational Behavior, Nutrition, Political Science, Psychology, Spanish and Theology prepare students for greatness in any number of careers.

Prospective freshmen and transfer students can discover their own path to greatness at a Spring Open House from 12:00-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 19, at Gillett Hall, 225 E. Main St., in downtown Mesa. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.

Students can meet with faculty, talk to current students, discuss tuition and scholarships with financial aid representatives, tour Gillett Hall (the main academic building) and learn for themselves why Forbes magazine named Benedictine one of "America's Top Colleges" five years in a row.

For more information about this event and Benedictine University at Mesa, please contact us at (602) 888-5500 or go to www.ben.edu/mesa/springoh.


Benedictine University at Mesa is a branch campus of Benedictine University, an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine was named among "America's Top Colleges" for the fifth consecutive year in 2015 by Forbes magazine.

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