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
Religious Affiliation 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 4,697 prospective students applied, and 3,052 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 441 enrolled in the school.  2,333 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 794 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $32,160 plus fees of $370. Dominican is ranked 431 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
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SAT 1100/1270
ACT 20/25
GPA 3.59
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Dominican University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$370
Room and Board $9,942
Budget for Other Expenses$1,300
Total One Year Cost$44,972


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.