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The 2021 Scholarship Ball… What a night!

The Scholarship Ball

This dynamic virtual event delighted hundreds and hundreds across the nation on Saturday evening, and the excitement isn't over yet! You can still watch the 2021 Scholarship Ball, cheer at the marching band's stirring performance, be inspired by student stories, and learn about Benedictine College's plans for the future.

Watch the Virtual Ball

The Scholarship Ball's Fund-A-Raven fundraiser for student scholarships runs throughout the week. Give to help deserving students who want to receive a Benedictine College education. The full amount raised will be announced at 2:00 p.m. CST on Friday, March 5, so give now to have your gift counted!

  • President Minnis at the Scholarship Ball

    The Scholarship Ball

    What a night! Thank you to everyone who participated in the virtual 2021 Scholarship Ball. It was an event we will not soon forget. If you missed it, you can still watch it!

    Watch the Ball

  • Commencement

    Commencement exercises for the Class of 2021 take place on Saturday, May 15. We are also pleased to welcome the return of our Class of 2020, who will finally have the opportunity for a formal celebration of their graduation, reuniting with the '21 Ravens for a joint Commencement.

    About Commencement

  • Faith & Beauty in Italy

    Join us in Italy next summer! From June 13-23, 2021, take a travel adventure designed especially for alumni, parents and friends of the college and led by one of our outstanding professors.

    More About the Trip

  • Get Your MBA - On or Off Campus

    For three years, our on-campus MBA courses have been available to distance learners through live online class sessions. Check our flexible start dates and get your MBA, on or off campus!

    About the MBA Program

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Newman Guide  Recommended

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