Admitted Student Experience | Benedictine College

Admitted Student Experience

Friday, March 26, 2021 and Friday, April 9, 2021

Time to finalize your college plans! This experience is for students (and parents) who haven’t visited campus or simply need another look before making that final college decision. At this event you can:

  • Meet with a financial aid specialist
  • Talk to a professor in your major
  • Review your freshman course plans with one-on-one guidance
  • Take a tour of campus and freshman residence halls

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Benedictine College is not authorized to provide personal transportation to guests due to our limited ability to maintain proper physical distancing. We recommend that you coordinate transportation through 5 Guys Transportation. For further details, please visit or call 816-891-9999.

Overnight Stays

We greatly regret that we are unable to accommodate overnight stays in our residence halls this year. Understandably, the health and safety of our current students, staff, and other attendees is our number-one priority.

Sample Schedule

  • 8:30 a.m.

    Check-in takes place in the St. John Paul II Student Center

  • 8:45 a.m.

    Welcome remarks from Peter A. Helgesen, Dean of Enrollment Management, and Stephen D. Minnis, President of the College

  • 9:00 - 9:50 a.m.

    Small group walking tour of campus with Benedictine students

  • 10:00-10:50 a.m.

    Attend a class. You will receive instructions about your class observation at check-in.

  • 11:00-11:50 a.m.

    Overview of Freshman Course Planning and time for questions with your Admission Counselor

  • 11:00-11:50 a.m.

    Individual Financial Aid Appointments (Optional and by appointment)

  • 12:00-1:30 p.m.

    Lunch with current students

  • 12:10-12:45 p.m.

    Mass (optional)

  • 1:00-2:00 p.m.

    Residence Hall viewings. Groups will depart at 1:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

  • 1:00-2:00 p.m.

    Individual Financial Aid Appointments (Optional and by appointment)

  • 2:00-3:00 p.m.

    Student Panels:

    • STEM
    • Humanities
    • Pre-Professional
    • Education
  • 3:00-4:00 p.m.

    Individual Financial Aid Appointments (Optional and by appointment)

  • 3:00-4:00 p.m.

    Closing Reception