1,185
Students
Financial aid thermometer
14,972
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
47
47%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Dillard University is a 4-year institution located in New Orleans, LA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, LA  70122-3097
United States
Contact Ms. Monica White
Director for Recruitment, Admissions and Programming
Email: acyprian@dillard.edu
Phone: 504-816-4374
Fax: 504-816-4895

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,615
Applied
2,197
Accepted
1,185
Enrolled
48%
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Female Admissions

3,261
Females Applied
1,590
Females Accepted
49%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,354
Males Applied
607
Males Accepted
45%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
2.78
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs 2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 19 17 20

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

16,580
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Fees

1,338
Full-time student fees
10,100
Room & board
6,156
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

14,972
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,409
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
14,870
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,244
Avg. Loan Aid
8,078
Avg. Grant Aid
9,946
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
59%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
5%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,185
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
36%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.42%
Black or African American 90.55%
White or Caucasian 0.08%
Two or more races 0.93%
Other 5.82%

Gender

Male (27.26%)
Female (72.74%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 40%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Coronation, Spring Fest and MLK Week for Peace and Justice

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Collegiate 100 and Class Councils

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

139
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 72
Part-time - 67
Male - 60
Female - 79