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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!



Two New (Free) Networking Events Added to the Calendar

Join fellow alumni at Goose Island Wrigleyville on May 22, and the Lewis Annual Networking Capstone Event on July 31 in Oak Brook. Read more and register online.

You’re Hired! – How to Find the Right Place to Work

Join Lewis Alumni for a Debut Webcast with alumnus Brian Bishop '00 MBA '03. Brian will share some of the knowledge he’s gained from years spent identifying talented employees and placing them in workplaces where they can succeed, and will walk through a variety of tactics to identify what potential employers might be a good fit. Learn more.

Nominations for the Alumni Achievement Awards Ending Soon!

We are now soliciting nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award and the 2014 Alumni Achievement Awards. For complete rules and to download a nomination form, visit the nomination page.

Celebrate the Number Retirement of Irish O'Reilly

After nearly three decades as the Head Baseball Coach at Lewis University, Henry “Irish” O’Reilly will be honored by the University with one of the highest athletic honors - the retirement of his number. Register online.


Nursing Alumni, Invest in Lewis Nursing!

This is an exciting time for the Lewis University College of Nursing!  Our enrollment continues to grow and our students continue to perform exceptionally well on the NCLEX exams.  In order to meet enrollment demand, we are renovating and expanding the College of Nursing building, and we have opened a state-of-the-art teaching facility on our Oak Brook campus. Learn how you can invest in Lewis Nursing.

Join the Forever Flyer Challenge, Athletic Alumni!

Les Kraft '55 is again sponsoring the Forever Flyers Challenge, and athletic alumni can make a gift and help their team win addition funds for equipment, travel, and more. Read more about the challenge - and make your gift - at

Save the Date for the 2014 Varsity Club Golf Outing

Save the date for the 34th Annual Varsity Club Golf Outing! We have some big changes for our 2014 event. Join Lewis University on Friday, June 6, 2014 at Cog Hill Golf Club. RSVP online.

Read  Alumni Spotlights

Do you have great stories to tell from your time at Lewis University? Who was that one professor pushing you to do your best? How did Lewis University help shape your future? Read about these featured alumni and share your story!



Concerns over Heartbleed Bug

Blackbaud, the firm who provides the software for the Alumni website, online community and secure giving website, has issued a statement regarding the Heartbleed bug. Our services are not affected by this bug. Read more at



Upcoming Events

Webcast: "You're Hired! Finding the right job for you"
Tue, 22 Apr 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lewis University Choir
Tue, 22 Apr 2014
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Folk singer John Flynn - Performing Arts Series
Thu, 24 Apr 2014
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Lewis University Wind Quintet
Sun, 27 Apr 2014
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

More Events


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