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Facts at a Glance

A snapshot of the University of Dallas

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  • A private, Catholic, co-educational, liberal arts university founded in 1956

  • One of only 23 Catholic universities in the nation to earn a Phi Beta Kappa chapter

  • Located in Irving, Texas (population: 240,373), on the northwest boundary of Dallas; 10 miles from DFW International Airport, 10 miles from Dallas Love Field and 15 minutes from downtown Dallas

  • Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

  • Enrollment Fall 2022 - 1,453 undergraduate; 875 graduate

  • Undergraduate Students - From 41 states and 19 countries; 38% minority; 76% Catholic

  • Graduate Students - From 49 states and 16 countries; 41% minority; 30% Catholic

  • Academic Profile Freshmen 2022 - Average SAT of 1278, ACT of 27    

  • Undergraduate & Graduate Faculty - 139 full-time; approximately 92% hold a doctorate or highest degree in their field

  • Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio - 12:1

  • Average Class Size - 18 in the undergraduate program, 9 in Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business graduate programs and 10 in the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts

  • Degrees Offered - B.A., B.S., M.A., MBA, M.C.S.L., M.C.S.T., M.F.A., M.P.M., M.R.E., M.S., M.T.S., Ph.D., DBA

Fall 2022 Census Enrollment

News

Interim Dean Appointments Announced

Oct. 14, 2022 (Irving, TX) – The University of Dallas (UD) announced the appointment of reference librarian and adjunct French instructor Ron Scrogham as interim dean of libraries and research...

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UD Earns Top Marks in Annual College Rankings

The University of Dallas recently earned high marks of excellence from leading publications – including moving up to the #2 spot for 「Best Value」 among U.S. News & World Report’s "Best Colleges" in the West, as well as The Princeton Review’s Best 388 Colleges and 「America’s Top Colleges」 by Forbes.

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