Student Population
National Rank
Lewis University overview
Location Romeoville, Illinois
Online lewisu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Lewis University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Romeoville, Illinois, Lewis University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,447 prospective students applied, and 2,932 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 609 enrolled in the school.  4,151 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,355 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $32,300 plus fees of $150. Lewis University is ranked 264 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1020/1300
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.39
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lewis University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$150
Room and Board $10,578
Budget for Other Expenses$2,230
Total One Year Cost$46,758


Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lewis University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Health Professions 18%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 12%
Education 10%
Transportation and Materials Moving 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=146612 IPEDS survey data for Lewis University.