University of Dallas

1845 E Northgate Dr, Irving, United States
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Overview of University of Dallas

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,450
    • Men:674 Men (46.5%)
    • Women:776 Women (53.5%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Dallas 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
4
Science
3
4
Foreign Language
2
3
Social Studies
3
4
History
3
4
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
April 1
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
Writing component recommended
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: Used for admission ACT: Used for admission

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1845 East Northgate Drive
City, State, Zip
Irving, TX 75062-4736
Phone
(972) 721-5266
Fax
(972) 721-5017
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
March 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 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
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1, December 1
Early Action Notification
January 15

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
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
47% of 3,857 applicants were admitted
Women
47% of 2,329 applicants were admitted
Men
48% of 1,528 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
429 (23%) of 1,830 admitted students enrolled
Women
229 (21%) of 1,091 admitted students enrolled
Men
200 (27%) of 739 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.85
375 And Above
56%
3.50 - 3.74
24%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
4%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
550-670 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
13%
• Score 600 - 700
38%
• Score 500 - 600
46%
• Score 400 - 500
3%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
27 average |24-31 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
33%
• Score 24 - 29
48%
• Score 18 - 23
18%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $38,716 (70.42%)
  • Room & Board: - $11,960 (21.75%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,000 (1.82%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,300 (6.0%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Dallas accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003651
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
349 (83.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
316 (90.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
316 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
87 (27.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$34,091
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 316 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,746
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 212 (67.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,580
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 189 (59.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
100 (23.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,470

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
998 (70.2%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
904 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
904 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
185 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$32,804
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 894 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $28,420
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 585 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,657
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 601 (66.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
488 (34.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,613

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$35,161
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
10.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, Religious Affiliation

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,550

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


153

Part-Time Faculty


58

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


60%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 30% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 35% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 25% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 7% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 0% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 3% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 25% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 42% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 29% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 3% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# 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
-
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
125
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of Dallas provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


85.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


65.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


67.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


68.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (33)


  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Printmaking
  • Psychology, General
  • Sculpture
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Student-designed major, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Biological/life sciences, Social sciences, Business/marketing

Online Degrees


Engineering, nursing

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Philosophy

Master's Programs of Study (27)


  • Accounting
  • American Studies
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Classics
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • English
  • Entertainment Management
  • Finance and Banking
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Humanities
  • International Business
  • Logistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Management of Technology
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Management
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Project Management
  • Psychology--General
  • Sports Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Theology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


225,427

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Dallas-Fort Worth

Campus Size


215 acres

Weather


Temperature
32.7 average low in January, 91.9 average high in September
Rain
79 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Irving
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Dallas

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


68% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


32%

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
Crusader
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Dallas offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, spud (programming board), residence hall association, student government, best buddies, alpha phi omega

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,421

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,450
Women
776
Men
674

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 5.7% Asian
  • 1.7% Black/African-American
  • 23.6% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 63.5% White
  • 1.7% Unknown

International Students


3.5% from 40 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


1,070

Student Resources

Study resources