Benedictine University

Lisle, IL, USA
3.63 Average Rating

Benedictine University was founded in 1887 by Benedectine monks. It is a private institution that has a “selective” admissions process and bases its curriculum on Roman Catholic teachings. It is home to the Jurica-Suchy Nature Museum which houses thousands of mammals, fish, reptiles, and fossils. The school is based in Lisle, Illinois, and operates branch campuses in Springfield, IL, and Mesa, Arizona.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
70%
Out of State Students
29%
0
100
62%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
5,100
Total Number of Undergrads
2,884
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
34%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$24,039
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$34,290
Out-of-State Tuition
$34,290
0
100
100%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$18,272
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
60
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
Springfield
Phoenix
Atlanta
New York
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$52,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.63 Average Rating
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 should know.
Shaccira from Lisle, IL
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 need, and to make longs lasting friendships.
Shauna from Bolingbrook, IL

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