In compliance with both federal and state law, Lewis University is required to issue a statement advising the campus community where information concerning registered sex offenders may be obtained and provide the name, address, birth date, place of employment, school attended, and offense to any individual on campus requesting information concerning sex offenders attending or employed by the university. Any employee, student, prospective employee, prospective student or interested college community member may request to see a specific file upon request. One must make an appointment with the Chief of Police or his designee, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p. m.
Additionally, the Illinois State Police maintains a list of all sex offenders required to register in the State of Illinois. This database is updated daily and can be found at: www.isp.state.il.us/sor.
In order to comply with federal and state registration requirements related to college enrollment, a sex offender must register within three days of attendance or employment at a college by reporting in person to the Campus Police Department. Students or employees who fail to register their status as sex offenders are in violation of the registration act and face arrest and expulsion from the University.