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Lewis University wins acclaim for older-student focus

Lewis University wins acclaim for older-student focus

Romeoville's Lewis University has been named one of the top colleges in the country for nontraditional students by Lewis ranked 14 out of the 50 best colleges for students 25 and older, according to the rankings. Such factors as academics, student engagement, percentage of students older than 25 and programs geared toward these nontraditional students were considered, according to a Lewis news release announcing the rankings. "This distinction recognizes our excellence in providing a supportive environment committed to student success, regardless of age," Brother James Gaffney, president of the private Catholic university, said in the release. Lewis...