How much does Dillard University cost?

Dillard University Cost of Attendance
In-state $17,917
Out-of-state $17,917
On-Campus Room and Board $9,985
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,072
Average Annual Cost $17,222
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,655
$30,000-$48,000 $17,248
$48,000-$75,000 $17,940
$75,000-$110,000 $19,908
Over $110,000 $20,016

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% $12,041
Federal Grants 83% $5,168
Pell grants 81% $4,755
Other federal grants 22% $740
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 30% $1,718
Institutional grants or scholarships 97% $9,098
Student loan aid 92% $8,923
Federal student loans 92% $9,263
Other student loans 1% $7,750

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Dillard University Admissions

What is Dillard University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 41%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 1% of applicants
SAT Reading 320-540
SAT Math 470-490
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 82% of applicants
Composite Score 18-21

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Dillard University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1290
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
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