Lewis University

Acceptance Rate 64 %
SAT Average 1,105
Tuition & Fees $34,478
Student Population 6,440
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,701

Academic Overview

Lewis University Campus, Romeoville, IL
Lewis University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Romeoville, Illinois. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $34,478 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,440 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64% and the graduation rate is 67% last year.
The salary after graduation from Lewis University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Lewis University are $34,478. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $14,780 on average.
Lewis University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Lewis. The acceptance rate of Lewis is 64% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15%. The average graduation rate is 67% and the transfer-out rate is 24%. The average received amount of financial aid is $15,701 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,440 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Lewis University is 64 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Lewis University is 67 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Lewis University is 24 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Lewis University is 82 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Lewis University is 6,440
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Lewis University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,701 at Lewis University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Lewis offers 122 major programs through online and on-site education where 25 programs are available through distance learning. 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
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree30
Bachelor's Degree798
Post Bachelor's Degree22
Master's Degree3010
Post Master's Degree44
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - other11

Special Learning Opportunities

Lewis 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,365)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,420)

Veterans Benefits

Lewis 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