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Colleges / Dominican University of California

Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate93%
Acceptance Rate93%

About Dominican University of California

Dominican University of California is a private university in the suburb of San Rafael, California. Dominican University of California was founded in 1890. The university currently enrolls around 1,889 students per year, including 1,157 undergrad students.

Dominican University of California Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Dominican University of California. Around 93% of applicants get into Dominican University of California each year. In 2022, 1,635 out of 1,756 total applicants were accepted.

Dominican University of California Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 4%

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Dominican University of California is located in the town of San Rafael, California, in the suburbs of San Francisco.

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College Info

50 Acacia Avenue San Rafael, CA 94901

Campus Setting: Suburban

Dominican University of California Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Dominican University of California is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Dominican University of California is Aug 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Dominican University of California SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1118 - 1235


Math SAT Range

568 - 613


Reading SAT Range

520 - 623

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1235 and Above


1118 to 1235


1118 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Dominican University of California students is 1175. Applicants with SAT scores of 1235 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Dominican University of California, while applicants with SAT scores between 1118 to 1235 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1118 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Dominican University of California.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Dominican University of California is like? There are approximately 1,889 students enrolled at Dominican University of California, including 1,157 undergraduate students and 732 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 88% percent are from CA and 12% percent of students are from other states.


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