Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources is committed to extending professional and collaborative assistance to the Benedictine University community in a welcoming, friendly environment. We are available as a resource in every aspect of your daily operations as it relates to personnel and benefit issues. Our goal is to work confidentially with faculty, staff and students in support of our educational mission.

Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has a branch campus in Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 5,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among “America’s Top Colleges” for the ninth consecutive year in 2019. Benedictine University was also named the second-safest campus in the country and safest campus in Illinois by in 2019.

Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission

Benedictine participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links.


Right to Work – English

Right to Work – Spanish

Employment Opportunities

Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community, inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition and Benedictine values. We seek employees who will contribute to the advancement of our mission by 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.

View Open Positions


Benedictine University is very proud to extend benefit opportunities to our eligible employees and their immediate families. These employer-sponsored benefit plans are a very important part of an employee’s total compensation package. They represent both a significant financial investment to our employees and a valuable asset to the employees and their families.

Employee Handbook

Benefit Forms

University Holidays

  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Monday
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day before/after Thanksgiving
  • President’s Christmas Holidays (TBD Annually)
  • Christmas Eve Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Eve



Employee Rights Notices


Compliance Matters

At Benedictine University, we strive for excellence. We understand that doing the right thing as well as doing things the right way is vitally important, and we believe that true excellence is reached only through means that adhere to the highest standards of integrity.

Compliance + Risk Management Page

Contact Us

Human Resources
Goodwin Hall, Suite 318
(630) 829-6020