Student Life

Our vibrant community is one reason the Colleges of Distinction guide listed Dominican as one of the best places to learn, grow and succeed—and why students feel welcome and energized from their first day on campus.

Diversity Spotlight


Dominican University supports the You Can Play mission of insuring respect and equal opportunity for all athletes without regard to race, gender, beliefs or sexual orientation. If you can play, you can play for Dominican University.

Student Events

Friday Fest | August 4

Pick from three Fridays this summer and join us for our Friday Fest program for high school students. You’ll have the opportunity to hear from current students and faculty about what it’s like to be a Dominican Star!

Friday Fest | August 11

Pick from three Fridays this summer and join us for our Friday Fest program for high school students. You’ll have the opportunity to hear from current students and faculty about what it’s like to be a Dominican Star!

Welcome Weekend 2017 | August
25 to 27

Welcome Weekend is designed to welcome the Class of 2021, Transfer students, and their families to the Dominican University community.