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Dominican University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,748 students

59% admitted

  • 2,277 full time
  • 1,471 part time
  • 719 men full time
  • 1,558 women full time
  • 2,732 applied
  • 1,611 admitted
  • 416 enrolled

1,789 Undergraduates

$28,440 tuition/year

  • 1,809 Graduates
  • 150 Non-Degree
  • $28,440 in state
  • $370 fees
  • $8,818 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

Social Stream

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Stars
School Colors: Royal blue, black, and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Yasmeen from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • i visited dominican and i loved it. i really liked that the students get a lot of help when it comes to choosing a major or choosing a career. …

  • Mar-01-2012 Read More
  • Monika from Niles, IL
  • 0
  • Dominican has a beautiful campus that is calming and great for studying. Professors in the art department are exceptional and exceeded all of my expectations. I have learned so much…

  • Apr-23-2012 Read More
  • Wiktoria from Melrose Park, IL
  • 0
  • It is a small cozy college with a beautiful campus. Teachers are amazing friendly and caring about each student individually. The campus is old fashioned, but with a modern twist. …

  • Apr-27-2012 Read More
  • Katherine from Chicago, IL
  • 0
  • Dominican University is a excellent school it provides a lot of support and have faculty that will help you raise your grades.They have awesome organizations and is located in a…

  • May-23-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

As a Sinsinawa Dominican sponsored institution, Dominican University prepares students to pursue truth, to give compassionate service and to participate in the creation of a more just and humane world.

Dominican University
  • Located in River Forest, IL
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 3,748 students enrolled
  • 59% admitted
  • $28,440 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Roberto from River Grove, IL
  • Jan-08-2010 I am a current student here

    I really like the school here, especially if you are a little out going (which I'm not too much). Something that I found so amazing yes amazing, is the friendliness of the staff. You can ask just about anyone and people will go out of there way to make sure they help you to the best of their ability. I give it a 4 because everything that you could expect from a smaller school is here. Also, if you go out of your way just a bit to get involved with some of the many organizations around the school you will have a much better time. The reason I give it a four out of five is based on not being able to find nice quiet spots. If there were more spots were you can just relax in quiet I would give it a five.

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