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  • Lai Chee-Ying, “Jimmy Lai” at an activist event

    Screening of “The Hong Konger”

    On Tuesday, October 4, Benedictine College will host a screening of the documentary by Acton Institute that tells the story of imprisoned entrepreneur, media mogul and democratic activist Lai Chee-Ying, also known as “Jimmy Lai.”

    About the Screening

  • Fr. Augustus Tolton

    Tolton: From Slave to Priest

    Saint Luke Productions brings its powerful multi-media live production of Tolton: From Slave to Priest, to Benedictine College on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, in O’Malley-McAllister Auditorium.

    About the Production

  • A Benedictine student with one of the Spooky Science games.

    Spooky Science Returns!

    The traditional Spooky Science Fun Bash, which brings some fun science displays to area youth, returns on Friday, October 14, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., on campus in Westerman Hall.

    About Spooky Science

  • Students sitting in Raven Memorial Park

    Campus Visits

    A day visit to our campus in Atchison, Kansas, is a great way to get to know Benedictine College. Campus visits are one of the top ways to find out if a college is right for you.

    Visit our Campus

  • The Dining Hall with Elizabeth Hall in the background

    Virtual Campus Tours

    While nothing compares to an in-person campus visit on the bluffs overlooking the Missouri River, our virtual tours are a quick way to see the highlights of life at Benedictine College!

    See Virtual Campus Tours

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A Newman Guide Catholic College

The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, which recommends the best Catholic colleges based on excellence in faithful Catholic education, has recommended Benedictine College every year since it began publication.

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