Acceptance Rate 80.02 %
SAT Average 1,165
2023 Tuition & Fees $34,290
Student Population 3,378
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $18,632

Academic Overview

Benedictine University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Lisle, Illinois. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Benedictine University is affiliated with Roman Catholic.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $34,290 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $20,239.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,378 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80.02% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.
The salary after graduation from Benedictine University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $56,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Benedictine's tuition & fees is $34,290. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $20,239.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Benedictine. The acceptance rate of Benedictine is 80.02% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.83%. The average graduation rate is 47% and the transfer-out rate is 1%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,632 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,378 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Benedictine University is 80.02 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Benedictine University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Benedictine University is 1 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Benedictine University is 67 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Benedictine University is 3,378
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Benedictine University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,632 at Benedictine University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL 60532-0900
Online Applicationwww.ben.edu/admissions/apply.cfm
Financial Aidwww.ben.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.ben.edu/admissions/undergraduate/freshman/net-price.cfm
Disability Servicewww.ben.edu/academic-career-enrichment-center/accommodation-services/

Offered Degrees

Benedictine offers 102 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)20
Less Than 1 Year Certificate10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate150

Special Learning Opportunities

Benedictine University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:503)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,570)

Veterans Benefits

Benedictine University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges