How much does University of Dubuque cost?

University of Dubuque Cost of Attendance
In-state $34,110
Out-of-state $34,110
On-Campus Room and Board $9,930
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,790
Average Annual Cost $21,452
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $20,548
$30,000-$48,000 $21,105
$48,000-$75,000 $21,480
$75,000-$110,000 $23,345
Over $110,000 $30,479

University of Dubuque 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 94% $17,877
Federal Grants 56% $5,309
Pell grants 56% $4,297
Other federal grants 53% $540
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 17% $5,592
Institutional grants or scholarships 91% $15,144
Student loan aid 83% $11,881
Federal student loans 83% $8,450
Other student loans 14% $13,075

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
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

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

University of Dubuque Admissions

What is University of Dubuque's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 73%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 46% of applicants
SAT Reading 420-570
SAT Math 430-530
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 65% of applicants
Composite Score 16-22

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University of Dubuque Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1958
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
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

University of Dubuque Graduation Success

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About University of Dubuque


2000 University Ave
Dubuque, IA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Small City
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