Benedictine University

Men's D3 Coach: Chris Button
Profile
Size
6 / 10
2,884 Undergrads / 5,100 Students
Cost
8 / 10
$24,039 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
62% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Midwest MLax (MLC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
73%
Overall Graduation Rate
50%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
34% / 50%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Brethren Church
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team plays for the their away games in Illinois and Wisconsin. The team has also traveled to Michigan and Missouri. The team has also made it as far away as Tennessee and Georgia in recent years.

Recruit Commits
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Zachary Schwartz Lake Zurich High School Kildeer, IL Mid, Att
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Brady Guck Rockhurst Jesuit Prairie Village, KS Att
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Mateo Salceda Kettle Moraine Delafield, WI Mid, Faceoff
Matthew Zahn Kettle Moraine North Prairie, WI Goal
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
John Paul Saracino Christian Brothers College HS St. Louis, MO Goal
Jared Walker Horizon Scottsdale, AZ Def, LSM
Liam Fangman St. Johnsbury Academy South Bend, IN Def, LSM
William Reece III Hudson Hudson, WI Mid, Att
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Anthony Waltenburg Chandler Chandler, AZ Goal
Zach Suhsen Eastview Apple Valley, MN Def, LSM
Alec Jessen Dakota Ridge Littleton, CO Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL, 60532, Lisle, IL, 60532 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Springfield Illinois Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Boston Area
Where Grads Work
  • Advocate Health Care
  • Walgreens
  • Alcatel-Lucent
  • McDonald's Corporation
  • Navistar Inc
  • BP
  • AT&T
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Molex
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • College of DuPage
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • Edward Hospital
  • Sears Holdings Corporation
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Healthcare Services
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Administrative
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Research
  • Community and Social Services
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Math
370 - 470
Total
1000 - 1230
ACT
English
19 - 25
Math
18 - 26
Composite
19 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 7 - 8 for ACT

GPA
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 5,337 2,095 3,242
% Admitted 62% 61% 63%
% Admits That Enroll 13% 16% 11%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.22
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (34%)
    Health Professions (25%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    Education (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (1%)
    Foreign Languages
    English Language & Literature
    History
    Engineering
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Physical Sciences
    Theology
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $24,039

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$33,900
    Books & Supplies$1,510
    Cost of Living$10,006
    Personal Expenses$2,600
     
    Sticker Price$48,016

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$18,272
    Federal Grants41%$4,858
    Pell Grants41%$4,602
    Other Federal13%$832
    State & Local Grants34%$4,334
    Institutional Grants99%$14,863
     
    Student Loans72%$6,779
    Federal Loans72%$5,591
    Other Loans7%$12,125

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets NANA

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $15,313 $229

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.0%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,694 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $49,000

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.42 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 34% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 1 1
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 13 10
    Burglary 10 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily nonresidential

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