Benedictine College at a Glance

Students (September 2018)Freshman Profile (September 2018)
Full-Time Undergraduates1,921Full-time First-year Students (Freshmen) (Total)570
On-Campus Residents80%Average ACT24
States Represented47Average GPA3.52
Men48%Mid-range ACT21-28


Faith Life

Student Life

  • 80 percent of students live on campus.
  • Students represent 47 states and 18 foreign countries.
  • There are more than 50 clubs, organizations and volunteer opportunites.


Career & Professional Development

  • Nobel Peace Prize Winner, the late Wangari Maathai, graduated from Mount St. Scholastica College in 1964.
  • Our Student Success Center provides students with academic and professional support.

Stephen D. Minnis
President of Benedictine College

Dr. Kimberly Shankman
Academic Dean of the College

Ronald Olinger
Chief Financial Officer