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Welcome to Lewis University's Alumni and Friends page! Throughout the site, you will find important information for alumni and friends regarding making a gift, connecting with former classmates, benefits for alumni, and current news and events. If you haven't already, please remember to register as a member of the site. Also, please make sure we have your most current information, to help us better provide you with information on upcoming news, events and opportunities. We look forward to seeing you soon. Looking for news from earlier this year? Visit our news page!

Presidential Search Update

Last October, Brother James Gaffney, FSC, announced that he will retire in June of 2016 after completing 28 years of service as President of Lewis University. Alumni, you are cordially invited to attend a meeting with the Presidential Search Consultants from R.H. Perry. Matthew Kilcoyne and Roger Martin will be meeting with alumni on Monday, August 31 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Wadsworth Art Gallery in the Oremus Fine Arts Center, here on campus. The purpose of this gathering is to give alumni the opportunity to learn about the search process and to have any questions answered.  Please RSVP to Margaret R. Kientop at (815) 836-5230 or



Red Tie Ball - The Signum Fidei Celebration

Brother James Gaffney, FSC, President of Lewis University who will be retiring from the presidency next year after 28 years of service, will be the guest of honor at the Lewis University Red Tie Ball - The Signum Fidei Celebration, to be held on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Palmer House Hilton in downtown Chicago. [more]

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2nd Annual Women In Leadership Conference

Lewis University invites you to join us for the 2nd Annual Celebrating Women in Leadership Conference! Learn more or register.

See photos from our events!

From the golf outing to networking events, see the photos of our alumni attendees! Visit the Photo Gallery.

Showing Our Volunteers Our Appreciation

How you can get involved in our volunteer opportunities on campus? Click here to find out. Show us how #FlyersCare by sharing your volunteer work with us online and get a free t-shirt. Learn more here.

Something for everyone!

We have a lot of upcoming events and news from our affinity groups Check out our Events CalendarNursing Alumni (LU-NAN), and Aviation Alumni (LU-AAO) pages for more information!

Get a Tuition Discount

For a limited time, Lewis University alumni qualify for a 25% tuition scholarship when admitted into a graduate degree, doctoral degree, second bachelor degree or qualifying certificate program at Lewis University. Read more here.




Upcoming Events

Red Tie Ball
Sat, 12 Sep 2015
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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