Lewis University

Lewis University Ranking

country rank: 705
world rank: 1957

University Overview

Lewis University ranking was established in 1932 and is a non-profit private higher education college based in the suburban setting of Romeoville, Illinois (population range of 10,000-49,999). Lewis University (LUC) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational US higher education college formally associated with the Christian-Catholic faith that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Lewis University (LUC) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 88-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. LUC also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Lewis University Ranking

University Identity

Name Lewis University
Acronym LUC
Founded 1932
Motto Signum Fidei Sign of Faith
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address One University Parkway Romeoville 60446-2200 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (815) 838 0500
Fax +1 (815) 838 5002

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office One University Parkway Box 297 Romeoville 60446-2200 (815) 836 5250 800 897 9000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Lasallian - www.lasalle.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Lewis University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 91,222 physical volumes, 13,015 physical media, 17,166 digital/electronic medium and 99 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Lewis University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,365 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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