Every day, faculty and students are blazing a trail towards success at Lewis University. From the dedication of 250 new hymnals for the chapel to a new Supercomputer, supporters of Lewis are helping big ideas become reality through crowdfunding. Visit us online to see what our students are looking to develop next - and make an impact on the future of Lewis! 

If you are a faculty member and interested in learning more, contact us at alumni@lewisu.edu or call (815) 836-5471.

Current Campaigns

College of Nursing Community Outreach - Lewis University

The Lewis University Nursing program is ranked #2 on the "Best RN Programs in Illinois" list by RegisteredNursing.org. This ranking is based on current and historical NCLEX-RN pass rates. The program provides its students with a holistic-based education and an ethical framework for patient care which encourages them to be a part of their community and make a difference, even as students.

Men's Volleyball Rome Trip - Lewis University

Please help send the Men's Volleyball Team on their first international trip in the summer of 2018!

Robert Delaney Endowed Scholarship - Lewis University

Please help us create the Rob Delaney Endowed Scholarship for Aviation at Lewis University in memory of a beloved student, alumnus, teacher, aviator and friend, Rob Delaney.

Successful Campaigns

Supercomputer 2017 - Lewis University

The Lewis Supercomputer will be housed in the new Paul and Kathleen Kaiser Computational Science Laboratory. Twelve years ago, Dr. Paul Kaiser assembled a supercomputer from five donated desktop machines.

108 Donors raised $24,780.73!

Dr. Keleher Student Research Group - Lewis University

Please help us send our hard-working, research students to a professional conference in Fargo.  If we are able to raise $5,000, we will be able to completely cover the conference and travel expenses for all of our student presenters!!

50 donors raised $4,450!