Dominican University


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Illinois


Dominican University, located just 10 miles from downtown Chicago, offers a comprehensive liberal arts education with a dynamic curriculum and inspiring faculty. Students choose from 50 majors and participate in a series of four interdisciplinary seminars with their classmates to explore topics like "Diversity, Culture and Community" or "Virtues and Values" As a Catholic institution, Dominican is known for its rigorous and engaging academics, its enduring commitment to social justice programs, and for the diversity of its students, faculty and staff. This relationship-centered community encourages students to achieve amazing things personally and professionally.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3413
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Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 125

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 27:1
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Contact Information

7900 W Division St
River Forest Illinois 60305


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Main Phone: 708-366-2490

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Admissions Contact:
Michael Morsovillo
Director of Transfer Admission, Admission

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:
Glenn Hamilton
Director of Admission, Admission

Athletics Contact:
Erick Baumann
Athletic Director, Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

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Credits (Min/Max):
maximum of 68 credits from a community college maximum of 90 credits from all institutions

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Personal statement required

Application Fee:
$25 for paper application. No fee for online application

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Fall Deadline:
August 1 priority deadline

Spring Deadline:
January 1 priority deadline

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 419

Transfers Accepted: 307

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 73%

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Transfer Merit Scholarships for students with a 3.3 or greater GPA ($6000-8000). PTK scholarships ($7000-9000)

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