How much does Dillard University cost?

Dillard University Cost of Attendance
In-state $19,281
Out-of-state $19,281
On-Campus Room and Board $10,218
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,072
Average Annual Cost $17,269
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,461
$30,000-$48,000 $16,367
$48,000-$75,000 $19,132
$75,000-$110,000 $20,825
Over $110,000 $22,496

Dillard University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $13,596
Federal Grants 75% $5,224
Pell grants 75% $5,017
Other federal grants 22% $756
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 34% $4,633
Institutional grants or scholarships 99% $8,958
Student loan aid 84% $11,171
Federal student loans 84% $11,954
Other student loans 2% $8,506

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 185 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 198 Up to $12,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 198 Up to $2,100
Visit a college campus 275 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 140 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 130 Up to $4,500
Do community service 278 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 276 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 288 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Dillard University Admissions

What is Dillard University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 39%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 33% of applicants
SAT Reading 500-580
SAT Math 480-540
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 78% of applicants
Composite Score 19-23

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Dillard University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1290
Living on campus
Transfer Students 4%
Under Age 25 94%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

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Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
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About Dillard University

True to its heritage, Dillard University's mission is to produce graduates who excel, become world leaders and are broadly educated, culturally aware and concerned with improving the human condition. Through a highly personalized and learning centered approach, Dillard's students are able to meet the competitive demands of a diverse, global and technologically advanced society.


2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify