2000 University Avenue Dubuque, IA 52001 319-589-3200
About University of Dubuque
  • Year of Foundation 1852
  • Size of Campus 56 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,179
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 45% 55% 53%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $21,000
  • Room and Board $7,370
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,431
The University of Dubuque is a Presbyterian university located in Dubuque, Iowa, with a general attendance of approximately 1,600 students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It is one of three four-year post-secondary institutions in the City of Dubuque, and is commonly referred to as UD ("you dee"). The Greek system (of fraternities) is historically present.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming Festival, Dance, Let's Make a Dela, Spring Fling Week, Founder's Day Ball, Kwanzaa Celebration, Black History Activities, Asian Culture Activites
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 13%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Kappa Delta Pi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry, Lighthouse, FCA
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 25%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Friendship Club, Brothers and Sisters United, Social Justice Union, Multicultural SGA Reps
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Chicago (125), Dubuque (10)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Dubuque (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • 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 65%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 30%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 85%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 4%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (70%), apartment for single students (30%)
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 172,864
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 300
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number of e-books 7,562
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,895
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 20,000
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 30
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 20,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 96%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 50%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs PriAmerica, Cottingham and Butler, McGraw Hill Publishing, Bio Life Services, FlexSteel Industries, Jet - Air Inc., American Eagle Airlines, Mercy Medical Center,
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
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