Mission Statement:

"We, as members of the Student Senate of Benedictine University, pledge to serve the Benedictine community by vocing the needs and facilitating the development of the student body."

We pledge to influence change on campus; serve as a liaison between the student body and the administration. We communicate concerns to the administration. Help build organizational skills; networking with alumni, gain contacts with administration and influential people; and help to develop communication skills.

Upcoming Events

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Student Senate Applications


Please click on the links below to download the documents. All documents are to be turned into Joan Henehan in Krasa 015.

Senate Application

Executive Board Petition

Senator Petition

Get To Know Your Senators!


Executive Board

Speaker Pro Tempore

College of Business

College of Education and Health Sciences

College of Liberal Arts

College of Science 

Student Outreach

Advisor: Joan Henehan


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Student Life

General Body Meetings for Fall 2016


Day of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 12:20pm-1:20pm

Location: Birck 218

How Often?: Weekly

For more information contact the Coordinator of Student Involvement

Daniel Turano

"Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other" —John F. Kennedy


Academic Affairs

Julie Cosimo, Ed.D. Director
Career Development
Student Success Center
Phone: (630) 829-6340
Fax: (630) 829-6043
E-mail: career@ben.edu


Lownik Hall, Room 152
5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m