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Lewis University

1 University Parkway, unit 297
Romeoville, IL
1(815) 838-0500



International Admissions:

Tyler King

Director of International Admission and Recruitment

Phone: 1-815-536-5635


International Website:

New Science Building with labs and classrooms
New Students at Orientation
Lewis entrance name

Regional Accreditor

The Higher Learning Commission

Levels of Degree or Certification Offered

Associate's Degrees
Bachelor's Degrees
Master's Degrees
Doctoral Degrees


Division 2 - NCAA


Academic Programs Available

Associate's Degrees

  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General - Aviation Flight
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General - Aviation Maintenance
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General - Aviation Security
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Area Studies, Other - Ethnic and Cultural Studies
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Communications Technology/Technician
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Science
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Economics, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Fire Services Administration
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • General Studies - Academic Exploration Program (AEP)
  • General Studies - Elected Studies
  • History, General
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Illustration
  • Information Technology Project Management
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other - Music Merchandising
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Radio and Television
  • Security and Loss Prevention Services
  • Social Sciences, General - Applied Sociology and Political Science
  • Social Sciences, General - International Business
  • Social Sciences, General - International Accounting
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General - Art & Design
  • Women's Studies

Master's Degrees

    • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
    • Business Administration and Management, General
    • Business Statistics
    • Business/Commerce, General
    • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
    • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
    • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration - Data Science
    • Finance, General
    • Organizational Leadership
    • Project Management
    • Public Administration

    Doctoral Degrees

    • Education, General

      Financial Estimate for 2017-2018


      Books & Supplies
      Medical Insurance


      $ 31,100

      $ 10,510

      $ 900

      $ 975


      $ 14,310
      $ 10,510
      $ 900
      $ 975

      Financial Assistance

      We currently offer academic scholarships to Undergradute students only.  These scholarships can be up to $14,500 per academic year.  Scholarships are awarded based on the student's previous grade records.

      Transfer students at the Undergraduate level, coming from a US based college, are also eligible for academic scholarships.  Transfer scholarships are awarded up to $14,000 per year.


      Student Demographics

      Number of Undergraduate Students:
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      Number of Graduate Students:
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      Lewis University has 12 different dormitory options; including single rooms, double rooms, and suite style living.  On campus, we have 4 cafeteria options, library, computer labs, game rooms and student lounges, shared kitchen space in the dorms, performing arts theater, gym, swimming pool, sports fields, and recreation facilities.


      What Is Special?

      Lewis University offers degrees that focus on future job preparation.  This includes academic specialities in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Intermation Security, Aviation Administration, and 80 other degree options.  These programs can also be customized to prepare you for your unique goals.

      What do our international students love most about Lewis University?

           Study near Chicago, with opportunities for internships, entertainment, and fun

           Career services to assist with CPT and OPT employment

           International student scholarships up to $14,500 per year

           Ranked #23 in Regional Universities by U.S. News and World Report

           International Student Service office for comprehensive assistance and support


      Websites for International Students


      TOEFL scores and ESL Programs (English as a Second Language)

      Students must have official test scores for English proficiency.  This can be met by a minimum TOEFL score of 79 or a minimum IELTS score of 6.0, or the ELS Language Center 112 certificate.


      The GRE or GMAT is not required for our Graduate progrms.


      The ACT or SAT is not required for most Undergraduate programs

      NO Application Deadlines

      We recommend students apply online ( and have their documents ready about 60 days prior to the start date of classes. 


      Study Illinois Institutional Contacts

      Tyler King

      Director of International Admissions and Recruitment
      Phone: 1-815-836-5635