Lewis University

Romeoville, Illinois

Lewis University Overview

Student population

AddressOne University Parkway
Romeoville, IL
School Websitewww.lewisu.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Lewis University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Romeoville, Illinois that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,876 students applied to Lewis University. Of those students, 3,394 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lewis University was $32,300, in addition to fees of $150. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Lewis University.

Lewis University has a 63% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Lewis University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Lewis University acceptance rate is 58%. To put this into perspective, 3,394 of the 5,876 students who applied to Lewis University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lewis University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lewis University had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,200. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lewis University was between 21 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Lewis University as part of their application.

Lewis University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lewis University, the tuition for in-state residents is $32,300. Combined with fees of $150, room and board costs of $10,578, other expenses of $2,230 and the $1,500 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $32,450 in tuition.

Students at Lewis University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lewis University was $4,822 last year, with 34% of students being awarded federal aid.

Lewis University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Lewis University.

Lewis University has a good gender split, with 51% of undergraduates being female and 49% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Illinois residents; in fact, 91% of all students reside in Illinois. However, 7% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Lewis University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Lewis University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
EDUCATION
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
PSYCHOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY

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