470 Western Highway Orangeburg, NY 10962-1210 845-848-7900
http://www.dc.edu admissions@dc.edu
About Dominican College of Blauvelt
  • Year of Foundation 1952
  • Size of Campus 70 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,409
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 68%, 32%, 25%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $22,200
  • Room and Board $10,980
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 1,637
There are many reasons why students from all across the country choose Dominican College. The College fosters relationships between students and faculty through small, personal classes. Our convenient location in the scenic Hudson Valley area, just 17 miles from New York City, feels like a home away from home, in our friendly, yet challenging and supportive atmosphere. Since 1952, Dominican College has provided students with the environment to cultivate unique bonds and life-long relationships.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Dominican Sisters' Fall Festival, Fall Fest, Health Fair, Holiday Concert, Spring Fest
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Pi Theta Epsolon Occupational Therapy Honor Society, Pi Gamma Mu Social Sciences Honor Society, Psi Chi-Psychology Honor Society, Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society in Nursing
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) DULCE (Dominican Uniting Latinos for Cultural Education)
  • Alcohol Policies No
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Flushing (Queens, NY) (27), Jamaica (Queens, NY) (35)
  • Distance to nearest train Nanuet (6)
  • Distance to nearest bus Orangeburg (0)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • 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 (93%), other housing options (7%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 3
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 32%
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Museums Prusmack Center for Health and Science Education.
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 650
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library Facilities Periodical Extension located on lower level of adjacent building. Remote database access available.
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Email Accounts No
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, 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
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis