Located in the Midwest, Lewis University is a comprehensive, dynamic Catholic university, where the traditions of liberal learning, values and preparation for professional work come together with a synergy that gives the university its educational identity and focus. The University was founded in 1932. Lewis is a regionally accredited, non-profit university that offers highly respected online master's degrees in addition to its traditional, campus-based programs.
The online format is designed to help students pursue advanced professional goals in convenient and efficient way and without interrupting their current careers.
Lewis provides 80 undergraduate majors and programs of study, 22 graduate programs, and accelerated programs for working adults. With growing enrollment, outstanding programs, experienced faculty and motivated students, Lewis University is recognized as one of the finest, mid-sized, comprehensive Catholic universities in the country. Students can advance their career with a graduate degree that will open doors to a leadership position in chosen field.
Admission rules are different for Freshman Students, Transfer Students, International Students, Adult Undergraduate Students and Graduate Students.
Lewis University's financial aid program is designed to make students' graduate education affordable. Knowledgeable and experienced financial aid staff will work with student to identify scholarship opportunities, clarify requirements, help with the paperwork, and make sure he/she gets the maximum assistance for which he/she qualifies. Financial Aid includes grants, loans, and work programs available through federal, state, and institutional resources.
Specific areas within Student Services are:
- Campus Security
- The Center for Health & Counseling Services
- International Student Services
- Residence Life
- Student Recreation, Fitness, and Wellness
- Student Development and Leadership
- Student Governing Board
- Multicultural Student Services
- University Ministry.