What Makes Us Special

About Benedictine University

Benedictine University is committed to providing a dynamic academic community underscored by a strong Catholic heritage and long-cherished Benedictine values. Known for outstanding programs in science, business, health, education and liberal arts, Benedictine is one of the country's most diverse universities. Our nearly 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students are prepared for a lifetime of service, leadership and social contribution. Benedictine, located in Lisle, Illinois, has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona.

our students

Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.39

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 58%
Men 42%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 74%  Help

More About our Students

our students

Price of Attendance in 2013-14  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

2012-13 Average Net Tuition for
Aided Undergraduates *  Help

* Net tuition for each individual student may be lower or higher
depending on family income and student eligibility
and availability of grant aid.

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 18:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 88%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 1048 393 30 1 1460