DYC

D'Youville College

320 Porter Ave, Buffalo, United States
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  • Currently Enrolled
    8
  • Previously Enrolled
    36

Overview of D'Youville College (DYC)

About this school

D'Youville is a private college. Founded as a women's college in 1908, it adopted coeducation in 1971. Its seven-acre campus is less than a mile from the center of downtown Buffalo.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,735
    • Men:444 (25.6%)
    • Women:1,291 (74.4%)

Location

Admission Information (DYC)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to D'Youville College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
3
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
3
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
320 Porter Avenue
City, State, Zip
Buffalo, NY  14201-1084
Phone
(716) 829-7600
Fax
(716) 829-7790
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
97% of 1,541 applicants were admitted
Women
97% of 1,158 applicants were admitted
Men
96% of 383 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
479 (32%) of 1,491 admitted students enrolled
Women
342 (30%) of 1,123 admitted students enrolled
Men
137 (37%) of 368 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.43
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
550 average |510-600 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
2%
• Score 600 - 700
25%
• Score 500 - 600
51%
• Score 400 - 500
21%
• Score 300 - 400
1%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
553 average |510-600 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
2%
• Score 600 - 700
24%
• Score 500 - 600
57%
• Score 400 - 500
17%
• Score 300 - 400
1%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
23 average |20-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
3%
• Score 24 - 29
45%
• Score 18 - 23
48%
• Score 12 - 17
4%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (DYC)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $25,870 (62.37041323111047%)
  • Room & Board: - $11,808 (28.468103572978446%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (2.8930999566035007%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,600 (6.2683832393075845%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


D'Youville College accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002712
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
217 (93.9%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
193 (88.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
192 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
40 (20.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$18,449
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 191 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,282
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 160 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,955
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 26 (13.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
32 (13.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,814

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
810 (92.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
720 (88.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
719 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
158 (22.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$19,004
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 714 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,177
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 608 (84.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,650
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 93 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
123 (14.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,739

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
86%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$34,593
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, English, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction (DYC)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


189

Part-Time Faculty


106

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


43%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 22% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 41% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 23% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 11% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 62% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 15% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
187,125

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
120
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


D'Youville College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


79.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


53.0%

Programs & Majors (DYC)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (24)


  • Accounting
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
  • Health Services Administration
  • History, General
  • Information Technology
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Distance learning, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Interdisciplinary studies, Business/marketing

Online Degrees


Nursing, education, chiropractic, dietetics, occupational therapy, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Education

Master's Programs of Study (13)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • International Business
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education

Campus Life (DYC)

Location & Geography

Population


259,384

Nearest Metropolitan Area


11 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
17 average low in January, 75.3 average high in September
Rain
169 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
10 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


18% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


82%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Spartans/Lady Spartans
School Colors
Red, black, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, crew, ice hockey, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


D'Youville College offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, student association, occupational therapy student association, physical therapy student association, student nurses association, black student union

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,295

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,735
Women
1,291
Men
444

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 5.7% Asian
  • 9.4% Black/African-American
  • 4.4% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 73.1% White
  • 4.7% Unknown

International Students


1.4% from 31 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


1,286

Student Resources (DYC)

Study resources