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Benedictine University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,892 students

76% admitted

  • 3,795 full time
  • 3,097 part time
  • 1,550 men full time
  • 2,245 women full time
  • 1,725 applied
  • 1,313 admitted
  • 502 enrolled

3,582 Undergraduates

$23,217 tuition/year

  • 3,161 Graduates
  • 149 Non-Degree
  • $23,217 in state
  • $920 fees
  • $8,040 room & board
  • $1,410 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Shaccira from Lisle, IL
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  • benedictine university is a great institution for students facing adversity. the faculty, staff and students all work together to provide a great community. at benedictine university everyone is someone you…

  • Jan-21-2012 Read More
  • Shauna from Bolingbrook, IL
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  • benedictine is an amazing school with a beautiful campus. the teachers really care about their students. the smaller atmosphere makes it easier to get the one on one help you…

  • Feb-29-2012 Read More
  • SARA from Bonfield, IL
  • 0
  • i have visited the campus in lisle, il several times. i absolutely love it. it is perfect for me. it is a small campus with a big name. it is…

  • Mar-01-2012 Read More
  • Dana
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  • Benedictine is a wonderful university built heavily in Catholic tradition. Although its main focus is liberal arts, Benedictine is known for the sciences. Benedictine has been rated the number 1…

  • Apr-17-2012 Read More
  • Ryley from St Charles, IL
  • 0
  • A small campus where teachers know you by name, Benedictine University is not just a religious school. Their science program is one of the top three in Illinois. Everything is…

  • May-13-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Benedictine University is dedicated to the education of undergraduate and graduate students ethnic, racial and religious backgrounds.
As an academic community committed to liberal arts and professional education distinguished and guided by our Roman Catholic
tradition and Benedictine heritage, we prepare our students for a lifetime in active, informed and responsible citizens and leaders
in the world community.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Rich
  • Nov-17-2011 I am a current student here

    The atmosphere of the campus is refreshing, the faculty are friendly as well. But definitely not a huge party school if that's what you're looking for

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  • Antonia from Maywood, IL
  • Jun-09-2011 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    It looks small and close knit and that is exactly what I want from a school. I can't wait to apply and hopefully get accepted.

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  • Mirza from Naperville, IL
  • Dec-10-2009 I am a current student here

    As i said that it is a small university, so you would come to know a lot of people here. It is like a separate community itself where everyone helps one another. i am having a nice time here at Benedictine University.

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