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Facts About Dillard University
Founded: 1869
Four-year, liberal arts school
Historically Black (HBCU)
Religious affiliations: United Church of Christ, United Methodist Church
Founding member institution of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
Ranked No. 9 among all HBCUs in 2012 U.S. News and World Report's Best College Rankings
Ranked No. 25 among all liberal arts colleges by Washington Monthly in 2011

About Our Academic Program, Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC): B.A., B.S., B.S.N.
Accredited: National League of Nursing
Academic Majors: 21
Colleges: College of Arts and Sciences; College of Professional Studies; College of Business; College of General Studies
Departments: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM); Humanities; and Social Sciences
Schools: Nursing; Public Health; and Mass Communications

About Our Students (Fall 2014)
Enrollment: 1,200
Student Receiving Financial Aid: 94%
Graduates (2012): 186

About Our Faculty (2014-2015)
Full Time Faculty: 65
Part Time Faculty: 61
Doctorate Degree: 69%
Endowed Professorships: 19
Student/Faculty Ratio: 14:1

About Our Costs
Tuition: $13,650/year
Campus Housing (Average): $8,868 average

About Student Life
Mascot: Bleu Devil
Alma Mater: Fair Dillard
Intercollegiate Athletics: Men & Women's Basketball, Cross Country, and Track & Field; Women's Volleyball
Active Organizations: 29
Greek Chapters: 6

Facts and Figures, Student Enrollment

Fall 2013 Enrollment
Fall 2012 Enrollment

Fall 2011 Enrollment
Fall 2010 Enrollment
Fall 2009 Enrollment
Fall 2008 Enrollment
Fall 2007 Enrollment

Degrees Awarded

Degrees 2013-14
Degrees 2012-13
Degrees 2011-12
Degrees 2010-11
Degrees 2009-10
Degrees 2008-9
Degrees 2007-8
Degrees 2006-7

Graduation and Retention Rates



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