For more information regarding the re-admission process, please contact the Office of Recruitment, Admissions and Programming at (504)816-4670 or

Contact Us

Office of Admissions & Recruitment
2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

Ph. (504)816-4670
Fx. (504)816-4895
Toll Free: (800) 216-6637

Office Hours:
M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dillard University Re-Admit Students

Readmit Student Requirements

Dillard University admits applicants who possess high standards of scholarship, serious and realistic educational goals, potential for service and leadership, and the personal characteristics of honesty, loyalty and self-respect. The university does not make any distinction as to religion, race, or gender in the admission of its students. Readmit Students are classified as a student who was previously enrolled at Dillard University and has not been enrolled for at least two consecutive semesters.


We accept the following application types:

  • DU Online Web Application
  • Paper Application (Collected from Walk-Ins)

Application Fee:

Application fee of $40.00 via check or money order payable to Dillard University.

GPA Requirements:

Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA obtained from Dillard University. If a student attended another institution upon leaving Dillard, they must submit that official transcript that reflects at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA for acceptance.

Applicants Not Meeting Requirements:

If the student was on academic probation, suspension or had below a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 when they left Dillard University, they must submit their academic appeal letter that outlines their academic success plan. Applications are reviewed once all required documents are submitted.


While Dillard University has rolling admissions, we HIGHLY encourage all applicants to complete the application process by the priority deadlines mentioned below.

June 1st

  • Fall Applicants

December 1st

  • Spring Applicants
Dillard University will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, in observance of Juneteenth and will reopen on Thursday, June 20, at 8 a.m.