Danville Area Community College is a public, state school in the small town setting of Danville, Illinois. DACC was founded in 1946 and enrolls 2,032 undergrads and no graduate students.
Student Activities at DACC
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DACC does not have any greek life opportunties.
Planning to play sports? DACC has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at DACC on the Student Life page.
|2022 DACC Facts At-A-Glance|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Percent of Need Met||72%|
|Average First-Year Financial Aid Package||$7,092|
The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.
Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better idea of what DACC offers and if the college seems like a good choice for you.
Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.
The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.
Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.
Check with DACC directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.
An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.
As of 2022, the total market value of Danville Area Community College's endowment was $16.8 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021.
Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.
DACC meets 72% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend DACC full-time are awarded $7,092 a year in financial aid, on average.
The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022
Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.
Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at DACC.
Based on this information, does DACC seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is DACC a good school for you?
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DACC is located in the small town setting of Danville, Illinois.
If you want to see DACC for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 74 to Danville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Indianapolis International.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what DACC and Danville are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at DACC is like? There are approximately 2,032 students enrolled at DACC. 36% percent of students attend school full-time, 71% percent are from IL and 29% percent of students are from other states.
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