Lewis at a Glance


A Dynamic Learning Environment

Located 35 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is a comprehensive, Catholic university, where the traditions of liberal 学习, values 和 preparation for professional work come together with a synergy that gives the university its educational identity 和 focus. Lewis is one of 60 universities worldwide, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, an international Roman Catholic teaching order.

410 Acre Arboretum Campus
6500 总计
14:1 Student/教师 Ratio


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A safe 和 welcoming campus

The Lewis main campus in 罗马oville, 伊利诺斯州, is a picturesque 410-acre setting which houses more than 1,000 students in 11 residence halls, all within walking distance of well-equipped classrooms, 图书馆, JFK Student 娱乐 和 Sports Center, the Brother James Gaffney, FSC, Student Center, Sancta Alberta Chapel 和 the Lewis University Airport.

The Right Size

与6,500 undergraduate 和 graduate students, Lewis University is the 8th largest private, not-for-profit university in 伊利诺斯州. Lewis welcomes students of all cultures 和 religious faiths with a 40% percent minority population.


Founded in 1932, Lewis is a dynamic, coeducational university offering more than 80 undergraduate majors 和 programs of study, 37 graduate programs, 和 two doctoral programs. See if we have what you’re looking for.

Student Life

Enriched by a diverse population, Lewis offers an inviting community. With more than 100 clubs 和 organizations, 和 23 intercollegiate NCAA Division II athletic teams, Lewis has something of interest for everyone. Activities include the 剧院 和 performing arts, intramural sports, club sports体育运动, a nationally recognized scholars program, 和 peer ministry 和 volunteerism.

Financial 援助

Lewis was named a Top 5 Best Private College Value. Through scholarships, 奖助金, loans 和 student work programs, we’ll work with you to determine the best way to finance your education. 98 percent of Lewis students receive some sort of financial aid. 去年, more than 40 million dollars of institutional dollars were awarded based on need, financial merit, or academic achievement.

任务 Statement

Lewis University, guided by its Catholic 和 Lasallian heritage, provides a diverse student population programs for liberal 和 professional education, grounded in the interaction of knowledge 和 fidelity in the search for truth. Lewis promotes the development of the complete person through the pursuit of wisdom 和 justice. Fundamental to its 任务 is a spirit of association which fosters community in all teaching, 学习, 和服务.

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