How much does Dominican University cost?

Dominican University Cost of Attendance
In-state $33,434
Out-of-state $33,434
On-Campus Room and Board $10,241
Off-Campus Room and Board $16,300
Average Annual Cost $18,037
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,162
$30,000-$48,000 $16,297
$48,000-$75,000 $17,818
$75,000-$110,000 $21,093
Over $110,000 $22,200

Dominican 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% $20,589
Federal Grants 56% $5,036
Pell grants 55% $4,541
Other federal grants 12% $1,505
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 58% $4,609
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $17,492
Student loan aid 72% $5,567
Federal student loans 72% $6,848
Other student loans 4% $9,351

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Dominican University Admissions

What is Dominican University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 64%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 75% of applicants
SAT Reading 480-570
SAT Math 470-560
SAT Writing 400-480
ACT Submissions 46% of applicants
Composite Score 19-24

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Dominican University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2171
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

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About Dominican University


7900 W Division Street
River Forest, IL

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify