50 Acacia Avenue San Rafael, CA 94901-2298 415-485-3204
http://www.dominican.edu enroll@dominican.edu
About Dominican University of California
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 80 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,177
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 75%, 25%, 6%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $32,090
  • Room and Board $12,560
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,426
Dominican University of California is an independent university of Catholic heritage located 12 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County, California. Founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, Dominican enjoys a century-ong reputation for excellence in scholarship, research, and community outreach. The University offers more than 60 academic programs that reflect the diversity and creativity of the faculty and students. With more than 2,200 graduate and undergraduate students and a student to faculty ratio of 12:1, Dominican is able to successfully blend personal attention associated with smaller schools with the academic resources of a larger university.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Filipino Club, Black Student Union, Amnesty International
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Shield Day, Students Congregation
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Chi, Alpha Sigma Lambda, Camma Sigma, Psi Chi, Dominican Honors Program
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Students Promoting Dominican Ideals, Scripture Union
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport San Francisco (31), Oakland (31)
  • Distance to nearest train Richmond (10)
  • Distance to nearest bus San Rafael (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 30%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 58%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 67%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 42%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Microforms 3,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 155
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library Facilities a. The library has three computer classrooms of about 25 computers each for both classroom instruction and use of productivity software, email and library research in addition to 25 computers in the Information Commons.b. The Alemany Library subscribes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Books in Library 92,536
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,510
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 597
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums An Art Gallery with over 1,500 square feet of wall space for displays of art worksDepartments maintain their own departmental libraries of basic collections as well as collections of specialty materials such as testing materials in Education and Psycho
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,923
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town