BenU Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs

Are you looking to study in a supportive, dynamic and diverse community? Do you seek knowledge and skills to pursue a career? Have you ever dreamed of studying abroad or conducting research? Would you like to complete a degree you started previously?

If you’ve considered these questions or others about pursuing a bachelor’s degree, graduate studies or professional growth, you have come to the right place. The academic programs at Benedictine University will inspire, challenge and develop you to succeed personally and professionally. Our liberal arts tradition prepares graduates to communicate effectively, think critically and solve the problems of the future. We invite you to join us on your journey to fulfilling your dreams.

We offer in-person and online learning opportunities that are flexible, rigorous and career-focused. Benedictine graduates make an impact on the world as doctors, teachers, entrepreneurs and artists, to name just a few professions.

Our faculty are excellent educators, experts in their fields, and committed to supporting students in all their academic pursuits. The Benedictine learning environment engages all members to be creative, and willing to ask questions and pursue solutions.

The Division of Academic Affairs:

  • Houses three colleges: College of Liberal Arts, College of Science and Health and Goodwin College of Business
  • Provides support and accommodations to students through the Academic Support Center
  • Engages learning in the University Library
  • Develops career skills through internships, practicums and clinical experiences
  • Offers opportunities to study internationally
  • Promotes faculty and student research
  • Facilitates curricular and instructional innovation in the Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence
Study abroad group

Study Abroad at Benedictine!

Maximize your career potential with hands-on experience outside of the classroom in other parts of the world! Choose from an array of study abroad programs at Benedictine.

Contact Academic Affairs
Phone 630-829-6240
Fax 630-829-6369