Dominican University (IL)
7900 W Division St
River Forest, Illinois 60305
|Level||Four or more years|
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|Total 2019 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||2,151|
|Total 2019 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||419|
|Total 2019 Total Enrollment||3,029|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||Average GPA 3.82|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||ACT: 19-26; SAT: 1020-1200|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students||N/A|
|Total 2019 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||197|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||Sinsinawa Dominican|
|3 Most Popular Majors||Pre-Nursing, Psychology, Pre-Medical|
|Unique Academic Programs||Informatics, Neuroscience, Fashion Design/Merchandising, Culinology, and accelerated bachelor's-to-master's programs in business, social work, information studies, and Hispanic theology and ministry.|
- Recognized since 2011 as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Dominican is committed to expanding and enhancing educational opportunities for our Hispanic students, who make up more than 70% of the 2019-2020 freshman class.
- Each year, Dominican awards thousands of dollars in grant money to students to support independent research projects with faculty members--a rare opportunity at the undergraduate level.
- In its newest category, U.S. News & World Report recognized Dominican's success in enrolling and graduating large proportions of economically disadvantaged students, placing the school first out of more than 160 regional universities in the Midwest. Dominican is also #1 on the prestigious publication's list of "Best Value Schools" in Illinois. This study looks closely at each school's academic quality and average cost of attendance.