Lewis University

Romeoville, IL
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Shahir M.
18 days ago
What doctorate programs are available online?
Avery F.
3 months ago
How early can Lewis students begin to conduct or participate in research projects?
Lewis University
As early as freshman year, but in most case sophomore year.
Catherine S.
3 months ago
How does the university make sure that the campus is a safe place for everyone?
Lewis University
The main entrance to campus is only open to students or approved guest after a certain time each day. We also have the Lewis University Police Department that is available 24/7.
Simran S.
4 months ago
What opportunities or programs does your school have in place to help first-year students acclimate to college life?
Lewis University
Every first year student (freshman and transfer) must attend our "Cornerstone" class which assists with the transition from high school (or another college). We also have programs for first generation students, and students who need additional academic support.
Simran S.
4 months ago
Do many students choose to live on campus?
Lewis University
Lewis is considered a commuter school as most students live in the area but we do have around 1100 students that live on campus.
Simran S.
4 months ago
What do your admissions counselors look for in an ideal applicant?
Lewis University
We take a holistic approach to reviewing applications so it's not just one thing. GPA is the primary item we look at but we look at the type of classes a student takes, the extra curricular activities they participate in and personal statement.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Somewhat Selective (58% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

58% White
18% Hispanic
7% Black
5% Asian
2% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Financial Analyst97k
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)94k
Financial Controller85k
Human Resources (HR) Director84k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)83k
Human Resources (HR) Manager70k
Information Security Analyst62k
Based on 4,074 student responses
51.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
88.9kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
53%in High-Meaning careers
14%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$33,430 / year
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