• Dillard University
    LOUISIANA'S FIRST HBCU
  • Where connection
    MATTERS
  • Where thought
    IS ESSENTIAL
  • Where we play
    TO WIN
  • Where our faith
    IS STRONG
  • Where we
    SERVE

About dillard university

Dillard University, Louisiana's oldest historically Black university, is a private four-year liberal arts faith-based university. Located in New Orleans, we offer 22 bachelor's degrees and two certificates in the disciplines of Business, Health and Wellness, the Humanities, Nursing, STEM and Social Sciences. Our diverse student body is comprised of students from 33 states and 12 countries.

 

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Rochelle L. Ford, Ph.D., APR is the eighth president of Dillard University. Having built a robust resume in higher education administration and instruction, President Ford has earned a reputation as a hard-working transformative leader. Previously, she served as the dean of the School of Communications at Elon University, the second to serve in that position in the university’s history. There, she led more than 80 faculty and 1,500 students with six undergraduate major programs of study and one graduate program.

 

DILLARD UNIVERSITY

2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
504.283.8822

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