University of Dubuque

Dubuque, IA

University of Dubuque

Dubuque, IA

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Tuition & Fees

$36,610

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
530
25th
420
75th
540
25th
408
75th
22
25th
14
75th
24
25th
16
75th
23
25th
17
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undergraduateRatios

55%

male

45%

female

18

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,450
Declined 394
Total Received 1,844
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Private

2,077

undergraduate students

518

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

University of Dubuque, founded in 1852, is a private, coeducational, university. Its 77-acre campus is located in a residential area of Dubuque, IA.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,595
Established in 1852
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Presbyterian

77-acre campus in Dubuque (population: 58,276), 180 miles from Chicago. Served by air and bus; major airport serves Chicago; train serves Galesburg, IL (120 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

University of Dubuque
2000 University Avenue
Dubuque, IA
52001

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
42%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
83%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
8%
Top 1/4
19%
Top 1/2
49%
Bottom 1/2
51%
Bottom 1/4
19%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
530
25th
420
75th
540
25th
408
75th
22
25th
14
75th
24
25th
16
75th
23
25th
17

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Other application fee (waived in special circumstances)
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,450
Declined 394
Total Received 1,844

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

88%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$24,252

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $35,060
Room $5,070
Board $5,060
Additional fees $1,550
Books & supplies $950
Total $47,690
Average Financial Aid - $24,252
Total with Avg. Aid $23,438

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $3,637,939
State $1,878,350
Institutional $17,266,914
Other external $7,803,223
Total $30,586,426

Non-need-based

Federal $3,811
State $10,275
Institutional $3,556,943
Other external $5,539,551
Total $9,110,580

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Financial Aid Office


P: 563 589-3396
F: 563 589-3690
finaid@dbq.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field indoor
Track and field outdoor
Track and field x country
Volleyball
Wrestling

Club Sports - Men's

cheerleading

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, bowling, dodgeball, floor hockey, footgolf, golf, handball, non-tackle football, pickleball, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
American Rivers Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew.
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.
Chemistry Teacher Education.
Chemistry, General.
Christian Studies.
Computer Graphics.
Computer and Information Sciences, General.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician.
Divinity/Ministry.
Economics, General.
Education, General.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Environmental Science.
Environmental Studies.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Forensic Science and Technology.
General Studies.
Health Teacher Education.
Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, and Kinesiology, Other.
Philosophy.
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
Physician Associate/Assistant.
Psychology, General.
Religion/Religious Studies.
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
Sociology, General.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other.
Theology/Theological Studies.
Visual and Performing Arts, General.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Criminal Justice
  2. Business Administration
  3. Aviation

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-theology

2,595

total students

24%

in-state

76%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

80%

2,077
students

Female
45%
925

Male
55%
1,152

20%

518
students

Female
58%
300

Male
42%
218

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

78%

1,626
students

Female
42%
683

Male
58%
943

22%

451
students

Female
54%
242

Male
46%
209

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Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
14%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
62%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

8%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Recommended of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of Some
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 14
Countries most often represented Great Britain
Italy
Mexico
Saudi Arabia
Sweden
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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