Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community dedicated to teaching and learning, scholarship and service, truth and justice, as inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition, the social teaching of the Church, and the principles of wisdom in the Rule of St. Benedict.
Benedictine University aspires to be a thought leader in Catholic higher education. We seek to provide a transformative and integrative educational experience grounded in Benedictine values, helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as engaged citizens who care for the earth, welcome people of diverse faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
Benedictine University is dedicated to creating an accessible environment through reasonable and appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities. Students with a disability are encouraged to seek assistance by contacting the accommodations case managers in the Academic & Career Enrichment Center. Drop in hours are also available in Goodwin 214 for answers to quick questions:
Danielle Bank - Monday thru Friday, 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Dawn Cappelli - Monday thru Friday, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Special accommodation services are available for students with disabilities on a case-by-case basis, provided that documentation from a properly licensed clinician supports the accommodation. Students eligible under the Americans with Disabilities Act (1990) and/or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (1973), whose disability interferes with a major life activity, are urged to self-identify so that the process for receiving assistance can begin as early as possible.
Commonly granted accommodations include the following:
If you are in need of special academic or housing accommodations, please contact the ACE center at (630) 829-6041 in order to begin the process of submitting proper documentation for equal access to educational and campus services.