Ranked Best for Vets

Ranked Best for Vets.

Lewis was ranked in the Top 15 nationally as a Best for Vets school, being in the Top 2 among private schools and the # 1 private in Illinois.

Rewarding Profession.

Rewarding Profession.

You will work one-on-one with faculty who have real world experience in our state-of-the art nursing simulation labs.

Leaders in Law Enforcement

Leaders in Law Enforcement.

Join the distinguished ranks of our alumni which include commanders, superintendents, and police chiefs nationwide.

Our Graduates Get Jobs

Our Graduates Get Jobs.

Your connections at Lewis will lead to lasting relationships, internships, and career opportunities.

Top NCAA D-II Athletics

Top NCAA D-II Athletics.

Honored as part of the Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence program, for achieving a four-year success rate of 90 percent.

Prospective Students

Prospective Students

We want to make sure that Lewis is a good fit for you. Together, we'll work with you to develop a degree plan to achieve your dreams.

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New President Named

Dr. David J. Livingston
Dr. David J. Livingston

David J. Livingston, PhD, President of Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio has been appointed as the 10th President of Lewis University. He will begin his role as President on July 1. He succeeds Brother James Gaffney, FSC, who will retire on June 30 after 28 years of leadership and service to Lewis.

“I look forward to leading Lewis University, a Catholic University rooted in the Lasallian tradition, as it continues to be innovative in its mission-based education and centered on student success,” Dr. Livingston commented.

Dr. Livingston was selected after a national search by a search committee and the Lewis University Board of Trustees. More >>