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Campus Visits Contact

Address
Enrollment Center
5700 College Road
Lisle, IL 60532-0900

Phone
630-829-6300

Email
admissions@ben.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Jurica Nature Museum
Kindlon Hall and Benedictine Library
Birck Hall of Science
Krasa Center: Chapel, cafeteria, snack bar
The Sports Complex
Coal Ben

Most Popular Places Off Campus
25 miles from downtown Chicago
4 miles from downtown Naperville
Morton Arboretum
AMC Theatre
Four Lakes (ski hill, pub and restaurant)

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 30 min.

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Varies

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@ben.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Benedictine University is at the intersection of Maple Avenue (55 St. east-west) and College Road, which is called Yackley Avenue north of Maple and Wehrli south of 75th Street. The campus is about two miles west of I-355 and one mile south of IL 34 (Ogden Avenue). By train Metra, the Chicago area commuter rail system, runs from Lisle to downtown Chicago and back seven days a week. For train schedules, call (630) 968-3916 or visit www.metrarail.com. Cab service is available for the two-mile trip from the station to campus. From O'Hare International Airport Benedictine University is about 30 minutes southwest of O'Hare International Airport. Take I-294 south to I-88. Go west on I-88 to I-355 south. Go south to the Maple Avenue exit and west to the University. From Midway Airport Benedictine University is 30 minutes northwest of Midway Airport. Take I-55 south to the I-355 exit. Go north to the Maple Avenue exit and west to the University.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Chicago Take I-294 or I-290 to I-88. Go west on I-88 to I-355 south. Take the Maple Avenue exit west (right turn) for about two miles. The campus is on the left side. From the north or south suburbs Take the I-355 North-South Tollway to the Maple Avenue exit. The University is about two miles west of the Tollway. From the south Take I-55 to the I-355 exit. Take the Maple Avenue exit west to the University.

Local Accommodations
Hyatt Lisle 1400 Corporetum Drive Lisle, IL (630) 442-6003 Hilton Lisle 3003 Corporate West Drive Lisle, IL 630) 245-7623 Wyndham Lisle 3000 Warrenville Road Lisle, IL (630) 577-6011 Hickory Ridge Marriott Conference Hotel 1195 Summerhill Drive, Lisle, IL 630) 971-6937

Admissions

Applicants: 2,108
Acceptance Rate: 69%
Average HS GPA: 3.39







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