Benedictine University

Women's D3 Coach: Hannah Sopeth
6 / 10
2,718 Undergrads / 4,940 Students
8 / 10
$25,604 Net Price
9 / 10
42% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Northern Ath. (NACC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
34% / 45%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
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

Benedictine has traveled to mostly places in the Midwest including Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri. Past trips have included Georgia and Tennessee.

Recruit Commits
Teciana Garay Schaumburg Schaumburg, IL Def
Maria Trevino Trinity Franklin Park, IL Def
Victoria House Minooka Minooka, IL Att
Maria Lewis Schaumburg Schaumburg, IL Mid
Nida Shaikh Ethel Walker School CT
Taylor Adams Lake Orion Lake Orion, MI Att
Ella Campbell Minooka Channahon, IL Att
Madison Horan Lake Zurich Lake Zurich, IL Att
Lindsey Seaborn Jacobs Algonquin, IL Def
Jill Zarnowski Lincoln-Way Manhattan, IL Def
Sarah Zarnowski Lincoln-Way Manhattan, IL Def
Sam Tikalsky Andrew Orland Hills, IL Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
Events By Benedictine University Coaches
Aug 9-10 '19
Lisle, IL
Women's 13-18
Aug 8 '21
Lisle, IL
Women's 13-18
5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL, 60532 See Directions
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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
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
510 - 608
1000 - 1230
17 - 25
17 - 25
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


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

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Applicants 4,850 1,946 2,904
% Admitted 42% 42% 42%
% Admits That Enroll 17% 23% 14%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.22
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (34%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (21%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (13%)
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other (9%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Psychology, General (8%)
    Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other (8%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (8%)
    Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (6%)
    Accounting (3%)
    Finance, General (3%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    Social Sciences (3%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (3%)
    Organizational Behavior Studies (3%)
    Education (3%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    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.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$34,290
    Books & Supplies$1,510
    Cost of Living$11,126
    Personal Expenses$3,080
    Sticker Price$50,006

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$20,660
    Federal Grants43%$4,969
    Pell Grants43%$4,643
    Other Federal16%$892
    State & Local Grants30%$4,424
    Institutional Grants100%$17,136
    Student Loans68%$6,641
    Federal Loans67%$5,524
    Other Loans5%$15,335

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $36.4 Million $7,377

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    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: 4.9%

    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.


    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.


    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 2 2
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 11 10
    Burglary 7 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
    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 residential

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