Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA

Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA

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Tuition & Fees

$47,910

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

31%

male

69%

female

1

teacher

9

students

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Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,857
Declined 184
Total Received 2,041
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Private

1,461

undergraduate students

418

graduate students

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80-acre, suburban campus in San Rafael (population: 59,070), Served by bus; major airports serve San Francisco and Oakland (25 miles); train serves Richmond (15 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: San Francisco
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: San Francisco International

Dominican University of California
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael
94901-2298

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
35%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • PRIDE (People Respecting Identity, Dignity & Equality)
  • Global Ambassadors
  • Associated Students of Dominican University Student Government
  • Dominican Toastmasters
  • Nursing Student Association

Top Events

  • Shield Day
  • Midnight Madness
  • Involvement Fair
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Campus Facts

  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
21%
Top 1/4
54%
Top 1/2
84%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
30%
500-599
51%
400-499
13%
300-399
0
700-800
6%
600-699
27%
500-599
48%
400-499
17%
300-399
0
30-36
7%
24-29
29%
18-23
53%
12-17
9%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.59

Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,857
Declined 184
Total Received 2,041

Admissions Factors

Very Important

character/personal qualities
application essay
academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record

Important

extracurricular activities
class rank
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Considered

interview
recommendation(s)
standardized test scores

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 13
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Bowling, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Bowling, Sailing, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 2

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Dance, General
Digital Arts
Education, General
English Language and Literature, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Graphic Design
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
International/Global Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Organizational Leadership
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Health Education and Promotion
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Social Sciences, Other
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Navy ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

1,879

total students

88%

in-state

12%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

78%

1,461
students

Female
69%
1,011

Male
31%
450

22%

418
students

Female
79%
329

Male
21%
89

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

84%

1,241
students

Female
71%
869

Male
29%
372

16%

220
students

Female
65%
142

Male
35%
78

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 93%
Student 4 year graduation rate 62%
Student 5 year graduation rate 8%
Student 6 year graduation rate 0%

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
27%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
26%
Hispanic/Latino
28%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

114

Transfer students enrolled

6%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations yes
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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