Dominican University of CaliforniaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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San Rafael, California Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$46,940

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About Dominican University of California

Dominican University of California is a small private university located on an urban campus in San Rafael, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,878, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 91%. The university offers 27 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 70%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $46,940.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

91% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 91%

Retention Rate 89%

Graduation Rate 70%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1220

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-25

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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71%

Female Student Population

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

33%

Asian

25%

Hispanic

23%

Unknown

6%

Two or more races

6%

Black

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

31% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

32%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,228
State Grant Aid $8,197
Institution Grant Aid $25,407
Pell Grant Aid $4,242
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.