Lewis University

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Lewis University is a four-year, private university in Romeoville, IL.

Lewis University Veteran and Military Offerings

Lewis University is grateful for the dedication and service of our armed forces and we are committed to supporting you in reaching your academic and career goals.

Whether you are active duty, or a veteran, we can assist you and eligible dependents as you begin or continue your education.


Timeline

  1. 13th March 2018 16:03

    Lewis University is hosting an event for any prospective military students who want to learn more about educational benefits before, during, or after service. The event is geared towards high-school and JROTC cadets interested in the military. If you have any sons, daughters, or friends interested, this is a great chance for them to learn about these benefits and meet recruiters from all branches as well as ROTC representatives. Lunch is provided and tickets are free. Parents are also encouraged to come. The event will take place here at Lewis, this Saturday, March 17th from 12:00-3:00 PM at St. Charles Borromeo North Campus. 101 Airport Road, Romeoville, IL 60446. Please stop by or share the link. www.Lewisfutureservicememberday2018.eventbrite.com

  2. 13th March 2018 16:01

    Lewis University is hosting an event for any prospective military students who want to learn more about educational benefits before, during, or after service. The event is geared towards high-school and JROTC cadets interested in the military. If you have any sons, daughters, or friends interested, this is a great chance for them to learn about these benefits and meet recruiters from all branches as well as ROTC representatives. Lunch is provided and tickets are free. Parents are also encouraged to come. The event will take place here at Lewis, this Saturday, March 17th from 12:00-3:00 PM at St. Charles Borromeo North Campus, 101 Airport Road, Romeoville, IL 60446 Please stop by or share the link. www.Lewisfutureservicememberday2018.eventbrite.com

  3. 6th December 2017 16:03

    Lewis University has been selected as one of the Best Colleges for Veterans, ranking No. 5 in the U.S. and No. 1 in Illinois, by College Choice, an independent ranking organization utilizing data-driven research and methodology to help students and families find the best schools.

  4. 29th September 2017 20:37

    "Student Veteran Peer to Peer Mentorship Model from Community College to 4-Year University" begins this fall at #LewisU, Joliet Junior College​ and College of DuPage​ thanks to McCormick Foundation grant.

  5. 27th July 2017 14:04

    Take advantage and attend the best cyber security program in Illinois for Military.

  6. 3rd April 2017 16:10

    SVA Leadership Day is this Friday! Have you registered yet? If not, it is not too late to sign up. See the event details and registration below: #LewisU #lewisveterans https://www.eventbrite.com/e/student-veterans-leadership-day-2017-registration-32239503222?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=esfb&utm-source=fb&utm-term=listing

  7. 24th February 2017 18:05

    Are you a veteran seeking employment or new opportunities to increase your marketability? If so, you can substantially benefit from attending Lewis Uinversity's bridges to employment career networking event! Learn more and register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bridges-to-employment-2017-lewis-university-registration-32059926102

  8. 24th February 2017 18:02

    IT'S COMING! The Warrior Games are coming to Chicago this Summer from June 30th to July 8th. If you or someone you know may be interested in attending, competing in, or supporting this event, please visit their page below or go directly to their website at: http://www.dodwarriorgames.com/ #LewisU #lewisveterans

  9. 22nd February 2017 17:18

    Today is the day! It's hump day, which also means it's PUMP DAY! Join Daniel and other veterans as we exercise together this evening at 1600 in the Powerhouse Flex and Fitness Center. #LewisU #lewisveterans

  10. 15th February 2017 17:18

    Lewis community! Don't forget that the Veterans Affairs crew will be pumping iron today at 16:00 at the Powerhouse Flex and Fitness Center. Please come out to join us in exercise and fitness discussion. Look For Daniel Andreiw! (usually in a black ball cap).

  11. 14th February 2017 18:38

    Student vets! Have you registered for the Bridges to Employment? If not, don't worry there is still plenty of time. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to connect with employers, perfect resumes, and really push yourself ahead of the hiring curve. Entrance to your ideal career starts here! See event link below for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/211044382633035/ #LewisU #FlyersGetHired

  12. 14th February 2017 18:22

    The Student Veteran Career Summit is approaching fast! Haven't registered yet? Take a look at the event information below via the link and claim your spot: https://www.facebook.com/events/411552589184947/

  13. 10th February 2017 17:55

    Veterans and family members, The 2017 Fisher House Foundation Scholarship is available for the military unmarried children’s who are under 23 years of age and are enrolled or planning to enroll, in a full-time undergraduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university. There are 700 individual scholarships available, each are $2,000. Click the link to access the application. Hurry, the deadline is Feb. 17th! Application link: http://usascholarships.com/fisher-house-foundation-scholarship/?Rj=1

  14. 8th February 2017 17:38

    It's hump day everybody! You know what that means... PUMP DAY! Join Daniel Andreiw and other vets at the flex and fitness center this evening at 4:30 to lift and exercise as a crew! #LewisU #LewisVets

  15. 7th February 2017 19:10

    Lewis vets! Just a reminder that SVA Illinois is hosting their Roll Call networking event this evening. Please see the additional details below: https://www.facebook.com/events/1974054932822157/

  16. 7th February 2017 19:10

    Student veterans! Take a look at this unique opportunity provided by SVA Illinois. Looking for career advancement opportunities tailored to veterans? This is event is for you! See the additional details below and register for the event! https://www.facebook.com/events/411552589184947/

  17. 3rd February 2017 18:01

    Student veterans! Are you considering applying for a job soon? Maybe improving your resume? Say no more! American Corporate Partners (ACP) is here to provide you with free career assistance so that you can land that target job and meet your goals! See the forms below for additional details:

  18. 2nd February 2017 18:53

    Lewis veterans! The warrior games are returning to Chicago in June 2017. Please see they poster below for events, dates, and times.

  19. 2nd February 2017 16:09

    Military Students, Are you in need of an internship with a high-quality company like BMO Harris Bank. The business has a huge interest in identifying qualified talent with transferable military skills/experience. Please see the link below for the application and additional details: Apply Here: https://lnkd.in/e2NgxZD When applying to the application links, please choose “Student Veterans of America” as the answer to the following question: “How did you hear about this opportunity?”

  20. 2nd February 2017 16:02

    Student veterans! Another unique scholarship opportunity has come to our attention at the Office of Veterans Affairs. Take a look at the Tillman Scholarship exclusively for veterans, military spouses, and even reservists. See the shared post below for additional details and please visit their website to learn more. #LewisU #LewisUAchieve #LewisVet http://pattillmanfoundation.org/apply-to-be-a-scholar/

  21. 9th December 2016 17:12

    Lewis University was one again recognized as the best private university for veterans in Military Times' ranking of best-for-vets colleges! Many thanks to all the faculty and staff for their outstanding support, and to the students for welcoming our veterans with open arms. Let us continue to show America's veterans our support throughout next year and many years to come! Bravo Zulu Lewis community! #LewisU #LewisAchieve http://www.newswise.com/articles/lewis-university-is-ranked-best-for-vets-by-military-times#.WEriz-d0TBU.facebook

  22. 5th December 2016 18:08

    Student veterans! Just as a reminder the Roll Call Social Media event will be taking place today at Maggiano's Little Italy in Schaumberg, IL. Be sure to attend if you are interested!

  23. 14th November 2016 17:18

    Lewis community! Are you interested in finding a career in the federal government? If so, you may be interested in the Government Job Fair taking place at UIC in Chicago this Friday (Nov. 18th) from 1-4 pm. See the poster below for additional details:

  24. 10th November 2016 16:31

    Please join Senator-elect Duckworth and us at our volunteer event. Come roll up your sleeves with her as we look to support the VFW. Don't forget to sign up as a volunteer on the following site.http://www.allforgood.org/volunteer/opportunity/19231

  25. 20th October 2016 13:52

    Why do military pilots make great civilian commercial pilots? Discover how you can have your civilian career take flight with Lewis University. http://www.lewisu.edu/veterans/military-flight-students.htm

  26. 13th July 2016 14:46

    Lewis University #1 Best for Vets in the State of Illinois You still have time to start in the Fall 2016 semester and now is the perfect time to learn how you can maximize your military benefits and prior learning. Lewis was ranked in the Top 15 nationally as a Best for Vets school, being in the Top 2 among private schools and the # 1 private in Illinois. https://www.lewisu.edu/veterans

  27. 20th June 2016 20:31

    Join the hundreds of student veterans attaining aviation degrees at Lewis University.

  28. 3rd June 2016 19:15

    To help you transition to higher education, we have developed a number of resources as well as provided links to numerous government agencies to help you take full advantage of your military service.

  29. 3rd June 2016 19:08

    Recently Ranked #1 Best for Vets School in Illinois

Overview

Costs

Undergraduate


In State

$29,040

Out of State

$29,040

Graduate


In State

$14,310

Out of State

$14,310

Textbooks


Average

$1,000

Student Population

Student Count


Undergraduate

4,752

Graduate

1,937

GI Bill Students

228

Male

40%

Female

60%

Affiliation
Religious

Enthinicity

No ethnic affiliation

Gender

Coed School

School Information
Duration

4 Year

Accreditation

College Type

Private


Calendar

Setting

Urban

Online Undergraduate Course

YES

Online Graduate Course

YES

Avg. Accepted Score
SAT Math

530

SAT Critical Reading

535

ACT

23

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Admission Info

Veterans Affairs Info

Military Offering

Majors Offered

Search Majors Offered
  • A Associates
  • B Bachelors
  • BC Post B.A Certificate
  • M Masters
  • MC Post M.A Certificate
  • D Doctorate