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Dominican College Student Life

Dominican College is on a 64-acre campus in a suburban setting in Orangeburg, New York, not far from New York City. Dominican College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , a radio station and more.

Dominican College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Dominican College has a thriving Student Government Association (SGA). In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association (SGA) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Dominican College include CAB, Aquin Players Drama Society, Caribbean Dance Crew and Student Nursing Association.

Dominican College students' favorite campus events are Family Day & Fire in the Sky, Spring Fest and Relay for Life.

Does Dominican College Offer Student Housing?

Dominican College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Dominican College students live off campus. In 2021, 40% of undergrads at Dominican College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 60% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Dominican College. There are 648 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,311 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 458 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 53% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Dominican College offers coed housing and .

Dominican College Athletics

At Dominican College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Dominican College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 3
Lacrosse NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at Dominican College

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Dominican College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Dominican College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Dominican College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Dominican College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Dominican College, take New York State Thruway to Orangeburg, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to EWR, LGA, JFK, HPN airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New York you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Dominican College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Dominican College Students

66%

Women

34%

Men

93%

Full Time

7%

Part Time

77%

In State

23%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

36%

26%

18%

9%

6%

3%

2%

0.46%

Undergraduate Students

1,311

Graduate Students

413

Non-Resident / International Students

34

Dominican College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,724

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

75%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$31,460

Out-of-State

$31,460

Fall Freshmen
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