Benedictine University History
Benedictine University is a private university located in Lisle, Illinois. It was established in the year in 1887 as St. Procopius College by the Benedictine monks of St. Procopius Abbey in Pilsen community on the West Side of Chicago.
Benedictine University Programs, Courses, and Schools
Benedictine University offers 66 undergraduate programs, 18 postgraduate programs, and 3 doctorate programs. The University has 5 Colleges & Schools. The University has more than 700 academic staff including 2,885 undergraduate students and 2,216 postgraduate students.
Benedictine University Campuses
Benedictine University, the main campus is in Lisle, western suburbs of Chicago and DuPage Country. The University provides multiple facilities on campus. The Daniel L. Goodwin College of Business provide the facilities of undergraduate and graduate business programs and doctorate programs in Organization and Values-Driven Leadership. The University also has a library which holds 10,000 international periodicals.
Benedictine University Achievements
Benedictine University, Professor Peter Sorensen was honored with the Organization Development Network’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award in the year 2017. Namporn Thanetsunthorn (with Therese Yaeger and Peter Sorensen) was awarded Outstanding Paper on Ethical Issues in Consulting by the Academy of Management in the year 2015. Dawn Newman, with Yaeger, Sorensen, and Hinrichs, received the Best Scholar-Practitioner Collaboration Award from the Management Consulting Division of the Academy of Management in the year 2014.
Benedictine University USP
Benedictine University is one of America’s Best Colleges ranked by Forbes Magazine. The University also ranked 601-800th by US Rankings in the year 2019. The University Master of Business Administration (M.B.A) program was ranked by Crain’s Chicago Business as the seventh-largest in Chicago in 2019. Benedictine University is the first four private universities in Illinois was named a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Benedictine University Notable Alumni
Jim Ryan (Former Illinois Attorney General), Thomas R. Allen (Judge), Yadav Nathwani (Politician), Thomas Appelquist (Physicist), Ursula Bielski (Author).
Benedictine University Programs
Benedictine University Application Requirements
Benedictine University Cost of studies
Undergraduate: USD 34,290
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.
Benedictine University Deadlines
Bachelors: Application deadline is on a rolling basis.
Masters: Application deadline is on a rolling basis.
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines
Benedictine University Rankings
RegionalUnited States of America
5700 College Rd, Lisle,United States of America