The designation is given to select schools to honor excellence in student focused higher education. Benedictine was the only Catholic college in Kansas to receive the honor, given by Four Distinctions LLC, and one of a few in the midwest.
Benedictine recently took part in the Noel-Levits Student Satisfaction Inventory survey. Results found the college scored higher than other 4-year private institutions nationwide in 11 of 12 categories.
Nomination for the Colleges of Distinction come from high school counselors before evaluation based an qualitive and quantitive research.