Lewis University Rankings

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In the World#3246 of 14178
In North America#955 of 2629
In the United States#882 of 2528
In Illinois#36 of 100
In Romeoville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$19,520 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
4,274
Graduates
2,085
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
lewisu.edu

Lewis University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%65%63%
Applicants6,6742,7033,971
Admissions4,2651,7502,515
Freshmen enrolled full time638322316
Freshmen enrolled part time11

1,773 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

933 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
422 or 66%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1010
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Lewis University are 1010-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
184 or 29%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Lewis University are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3664 (58%)
Hispanic1232 (19%)
Black or African American468 (7%)
Asian353 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown313 (5%)
Nonresident Alien173 (3%)
Two or more races138 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander11 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$19,520/year
Average aid awarded
$22,456
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$12,821
$30-48K$13,377
$48-75K$16,489
$75-110K$21,123
$110K+$24,090

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,270$14,400
Tuition in-state$33,270$14,400
Tuition out-of-state$33,270$14,400
Fee in-district$160$150
Fee in-state$160$150
Fee out-of-state$160$150

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,322
Combined charge for room and board$11,220
Room charge$6,600
Meal charge$4,620

Lewis University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General8595
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse142
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies10122
Computer Science10013
Psychology, General79
Nursing Administration79
Organizational Leadership1662
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations69
Biology & Biological Sciences, General62
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance2332
Elementary Education and Teaching3311
Social Work2613
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration38
Finance, General279
Accounting35
Marketing & Marketing Management, General33
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs247
Aeronautics & Aviation & Aerospace Science and Technology, General1119
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other29
Educational Leadership and Administration, General225
Kinesiology and Exercise Science23
Special Education and Teaching, General1112
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services23
Management Science23
Secondary Education and Teaching913
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management22
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor22
Chemistry, General165
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General21
Physics, General173
Curriculum and Instruction18
Forensic Science and Technology15
Athletic Training & Trainer15
Air Traffic Controller14
Management Information Systems, General14
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies13
Mathematics, General13
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching82
English Language and Literature, General10
Radio and Television10
Project Management10
Nursing Practice10
Environmental Science8
Sociology8
Commercial and Advertising Art8
Organizational Communication, General7
Public Relations & Image Management7
Information Resources Management7
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce6
Biochemistry6
Journalism6
Business & Managerial Economics6
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist6
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology & Technician5
International Relations and Affairs5
Political Science and Government, General5
Computer Engineering, General5
Religion & Religious Studies4
Reading Teacher Education4
Health & Health Care Administration & Management3
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia3
History, General3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician3
Legal Assistant & Paralegal3
Music Management2
General Studies2
Philosophy, Other2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Music, General2
Biomedical Sciences, General2
Chemical Physics2
Mass Communication & Media Studies2
Transportation and Materials Moving, Other2
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew1
Radiation Protection & Health Physics Technician1
International Business & Trade & Commerce1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Community Organization and Advocacy1
Philosophy1
Design and Visual Communications, General1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other1
Public Administration1
Painting1
Grand Total61,23458815
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate67%61%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
353
Citations
3,579

Publication count by topic

Psychology
75
Sociology
59
Medicine
45
Computer science
43
Political science
22
Business
11
History
10
Materials science
10
Biology
9
Chemistry
8
Engineering
8
Economics
7
Mathematics
7
Art
6
Philosophy
5
Physics
3
Geography
2
Environmental science
1
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art192012
Sociology2163256
Political science2217126
History23198
Philosophy23486
Psychology2933665
Mathematics3126406
Engineering3263214
Business3295123
Computer science3367501
Physics3524105
Economics376939
Chemistry3835540
Biology4160381
Medicine4500173
Materials science450682

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199007
1991210
199206
199375
1994413
199546
199626
199706
199826
1999017
2000124
2001126
2002322
2003219
2004540
2005841
2006752
2007569
2008375
2009665
20101585
201116106
201215146
201322144
201415174
201524191
201624193
201723309
201830338
201933394
202038482

General info

Alternative namesLewis Holy Name School of Aeronautics
Lewis College
Holy Name Technical School
Lewis Holy Name Technical School
Lewis College of Science and Technology
LUC
Lewis School of Aeronautics
Founded1932
WikipediaLewis University
MottoSignum Fidei
Sign of Faith
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff731
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne University Parkway
Romeoville, Illinois, 60446-2200
United States
City population40,000
Phone8158380500
Fax+1 (815) 838 5002

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