University of Dallas

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School Overview

The University of Dallas, located in Irving, Texas, is an independent, private Catholic regional university that is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It was founded in 1956.

The University of Dallas is made up of four academic units: the Constantin College of Liberal Arts, the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts, the College of Business (which includes the Graduate School of Management), and the School of Ministry. U.S. News & World Report ranked the school’s undergraduate program as 14th of 140 regional universities in the Western US for 2011-2012.

The school has a 12/1 student/faculty ratio. There are 102 part-time faculty and 136 full-time faculty. The University of Dallas offers many master’s degree programs and a doctoral degree program with three different concentrations.

General Information

Admission Office
1845 East Northgate Drive
Irving, TX 75062-4736
(972) 721-5266
(800) 628-6999
Fax: (972) 721-5017

Contact: John Plotts
Dean of Enrollment
Main Address
1845 East Northgate Drive
Irving, TX 75062-4736
(972) 721-5000

www.udallas.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,299
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 342
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,289
Graduate enrollment: 1,678

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 91%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 80%

Admissions Considerations
Secondary school GPA: Required
Secondary school rank: Recommended
Secondary school record: Required
Recommendations: Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT): Required
College-prep program completed: Recommended
TOEFL: Required

Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2011
Number of Applicants: 1,082
Percent Admitted: 68%
Percented Admitted Who Enrolled: 39%

Test Scores: Fall 2011

SAT Critical Reading

  • 550 (25th Percentile)
  • 690 (75th Percentile)

SAT Math

  • 530 (25th Percentile)
  • 640 (75th Percentile)

SAT Writing

  • 530 (25th Percentile)
  • 670 (75th Percentile)

ACT Composite

  • 24 (25th Percentile)
  • 30 (75th Percentile)

ACT English

  • 24 (25th Percentile)
  • 32 (75th Percentile)

ACT Math

  • 23 (25th Percentile)
  • 28 (75th Percentile)

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Student Age

Undergraduate Student Residence

Graduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Retention and Graduation Rates

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $23,267 $24,770 $26,294 $29,463 +12.05%
Books and Supplies $1,500 $1,700 $1,700 $1,700 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $7,615 $7,885 $8,220 $8,650 +5.23%
Other $3,100 $3,600 $4,000 $4,900 +22.50%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Other $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $35,482 $37,955 $40,214 $44,713 +11.19%
In-state Off Campus $24,767 $26,470 $27,994 $31,163 +11.32%
In-state with Family $24,767 $26,470 $27,994 $31,163 +11.32%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $11,466
In-state Student Fees $1,141
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $11,466
Out-of-state Student Fees $1,141

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 330 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 329 96% $4,834,707 $14,695
• Federal grants 65 19% $273,859 $4,213
• Pell grants 59 17% $187,309 $3,175
• Other federal grants 58 17% $86,550 $1,492
Local and state government scholarships or grantss 60 18% $212,316 $3,539
Institutional scholarships or grants 327 96% $4,348,532 $13,298
Student loan financial aid 203 59% $1,476,128 $7,272
• Federal student loans 202 59% $965,507 $4,780
• Other student loans 45 13% $510,621 $11,347

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 259 416 3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 23
Biochemistry 2
Biology/biological Sciences, General 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 28 346
Accounting 23
Business Administration and Management, General 28 310
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 2
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 1
Financial Planning and Services 1
Hospitality Administration/management, Other
Hotel/motel Administration/management
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General 2
Information Resources Management
International Business/trade/commerce
Management Information Systems, General 6
Non-profit/public/organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Behavior Studies
Transportation/mobility Management
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 6
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance 6
Education 10 2
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 10
English Language and Literature/letters 37 17
English Language and Literature, General 37 17
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 18
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 11
Comparative Literature 1
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 3
History 30
History, General 30
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 10
Humanities/humanistic Studies 10
Mathematics and Statistics 7
Mathematics, General 7
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, General
Accounting and Computer Science
Physical Sciences 5
Chemistry, General 2
Physics, General 3
Psychology 22 2
Psychology, General 22 2
Social Sciences 35 4 3
Economics, General 7
Economics, Other 9
Political Science and Government, General 19 4 3
Theology and Religious Vocations 29 19
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other 2
Pre-theology/pre-ministerial Studies 7
Religious Education
Theology/theological Studies 22 17
Visual and Performing Arts 15 10
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 3 4
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General 4
Painting 5 2
Printmaking 4
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Ceramics B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Painting B
Printmaking B
Sculpture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Education

Education – General B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pre-Ministerial Studies B
Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

University of Dallas Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(972) 721-5000
Website:www.udallas.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:udallas.edu/applynow/index.php
Address:1845 E Northgate Drive, Irving, TX 75062-4736
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,357
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,340 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$37,230
Out-of-state Tuition:$37,230
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$25,545

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of Dallas Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Dallas.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services118
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education11
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics51
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies111
Physical Sciences2
Psychology11
Social Sciences311
Theology and Religious Vocations133
Visual and Performing Arts65
Grand total230273

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at University of Dallas.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services18
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Grand total110

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Dallas and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$37,230
Out-of-state$37,230
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$30,200
Out-of-state$30,200

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid38798%
Grant or scholarship aid38798%$25,545
Student loan aid20151%$8,436

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,30397%$22,445
Federal student loans66850%$6,860

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Dallas. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Dallas students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,1358071,328
Percent admitted100%83%79%
Percent admitted who enrolled17%20%16%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of Dallas Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,357
Undergraduate enrollment1,407
Graduate enrollment950

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of Dallas Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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