University Of Dallas

University Of Dallas

University of Dallas is located in Irving, Texas, United States. It was originally chartered in the year 1910, and classes began in 1956. The university operates another campus in Rome. The Irving campus spreads over more than 740 acres. The university offers degrees to student through its schools and colleges, which are:

  • Braniff Graduate School
  • Constantin College
  • College of Business
  • Graduate School of Management
  • School of Ministry

The university's male students compete in the many sports including basketball, baseball, golf, track and field, cross country, tennis, and soccer. The female students compete in tennis, lacrosse, softball, volleyball, track and field, basketball, cross country, and soccer. Some of university's clubs and organizations are Alpha Phi Omega, College Republicans, and Crusaders for Life.

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Contacting University of Dallas

University of Dallas
1845 E Northgate Drive
Irving , TX 75062-4736
General Phone: (972) 721-5000

University of Dallas Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management442accounting and computer science, business management, logistics, operations management, customer service management, electronic commerce, business administration, accounting, entrepreneurship, ...
Liberal Arts144American studies, comparative literature, German language, French language, Spanish language, Classical languages, English, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, ...
Religion and Philosophy57philosophy, religious education, theology, pre-ministerial studies, pastoral counseling and ministries
Science26biology, biochemistry, chemistry, physics
Therapy and Counseling19psychology
Fine Arts13art history and criticism, painting, sculpture, ceramics
Computer Science and Engineering8computer science, computer security
Education and Teaching7educational admin and supervision, elementary school teaching
Drama and Performing Arts6drama
Photography and Commercial Art5printmaking

Number of programs and degrees for University of Dallas in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree50433
Bachelor's degree22729
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship23

University of Dallas Student Body

In 2007-2008, University of Dallas had a total enrollment of 2,972 students (2,327 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 51%
Women 49%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 36%
Graduate 64%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 54%
Black 9%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 8%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 8%
(Foreign Students) 10%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 20%
20-21 16%
22-24 10%
25-29 16%
30-34 12%
35-39 11%
40-49 10%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

(International Students)2%
New Jersey1%
New Mexico1%
New York1%
New Hampshire1%
Washington, DC1%

University of Dallas Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 79 %

University of Dallas Room and Board (2007)

University of Dallas offers campus housing for 740 of its 2,327 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Irving, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

University of Dallas Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal560680
SAT Math550650
SAT Writing530670
ACT Verbal2432
ACT Math2329
ACT Composite2429

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT82%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT48%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

University of Dallas Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 24,770
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 24,770
Room and board $ 7,885
Room charge $ 4,350
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,535
Books and supplies $ 1,700
Other expenses $ 3,600

Financial Aid:
University of Dallas participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 365100)

University of Dallas Faculty

University of Dallas has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year3$88,7311*
Associate professorcalendar year11$91,6662*
Assistant professorcalendar year7$76,9886$67,765
Instructorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year21$86,35410$75,638

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year21$64,8003$61,834
Associate professoracademic year19$53,7698$49,916
Assistant professoracademic year24$48,29010$50,293
Instructoracademic year4$38,2505$35,135
All faculty totalacademic year68$54,32926$48,594

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

University of Dallas Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Division III Independents
Baseball Division III Independents
Track Division III Independents

University of Dallas Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Computer Science
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Customer Service Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Information Resources Management/CIO Training
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics and Materials Management
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Behavior Studies

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science
Computer and Information Systems Security

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching

Fine Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics

Liberal Arts
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
Economics, General
Economics, Other
English Language and Literature, General
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics, General

Photography And Commercial Art

Religion And Philosophy
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
Religious Education
Theology/Theological Studies

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Physics, General

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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What Sets University of Dallas Apart:

% of degrees in business and management
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%University of Dallas % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 11%University of Dallas % of degrees in religion and philosophy
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%University of Dallas Number of degree programs
Student SAT scores
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%University of Dallas Student SAT scores
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 15%University of Dallas Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%University of Dallas Male % of student body
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%University of Dallas Dorm rooms per full-time student

checked Roman Catholic affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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