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.
This is a great way to get to know us better and meet representatives from various areas on campus, as well as other students.Check Out Upcoming Admissions Events
Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid as soon as possible to ensure you receive all the financial aid and scholarships for which you may be eligible. Include our school code: 001767.
File with the BenU school code to be automatically eligible for a $1,000 Early FAFSA Filer award.Explore BenU Financial Aid
Pay your $100 enrollment deposit to confirm your intent to enroll. You will need the student ID number provided in your acceptance letter. Deposits for fall are refundable until May 1.Make Your Deposit
All incoming freshmen are required to take placement tests in math, writing and foreign language. Placement testing can be taken at any time but requires three days advance notice.Schedule Your Testing
Once you complete your online placement tests and submit your tuition deposit, you will be able to register for classes at an upcoming SOAR event.
At SOAR, you will also be able to apply for student housing on campus and submit your mandatory health form and immunization records.
The weekend before classes start holds many opportunities for you to participate in events, meet new friends, figure out your way around campus, meet staff members who will be helping you during your time here and have a lot of fun.
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