Student Population
National Rank
Dominican University overview
 Location River Forest, Illinois
 Online dom.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Dominican University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in River Forest, Illinois, Dominican University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,813 prospective students applied, and 3,070 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 447 enrolled in the school.  2,315 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 675 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $32,964 plus fees of $470. Dominican is ranked 486 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very Easy 
Dominican University overview
SAT 950/1130
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.59
Applications Accepted
Dominican University overview
Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Dominican University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$470
Room and Board $10,241
Budget for Other Expenses$1,300
Total One Year Cost$46,175


Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Dominican University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 29%
Social Sciences 16%
Psychology 10%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
Communication 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148496 IPEDS survey data for Dominican University.