Website: www.udallas.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,471
Undergraduate
Students
(52.6%) 774 Women
(47.4%) 697 Men
1,071
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
61% of 4,188 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
March 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.90
SAT Math
550-660 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
625 average
570-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
23-29 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$60,572
Tuition and Fees
$43,652
Room and Board
$12,760
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Freshman Award
$33,139
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,993
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
140
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Irving Population
225,427
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Dallas-Fort Worth
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Crusader
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.9% Asian
2.3% Black/African-American
24.4% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
60.8% White
1.6% Unknown
International Students
3.2% from 22 countries
First-Year Students Returning
79.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
61.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
58%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Foreign Language 2 3
Social Studies 3 4
History 3 4
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Writing component recommended
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
1845 East Northgate Drive
City, State, Zip
Irving, TX 75062-4736
Phone
(972) 721-5266
Fax
(972) 721-5017
E-mail
crusader@udallas.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
March 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1, December 1
Early Action Notification
Rolling, notification begins January 15

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
61% of 4,188 applicants were admitted
Women
63% of 1,166 applicants were admitted
Men
60% of 3,022 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
429 (17%) of 2,554 admitted students enrolled
Women
206 (28%) of 730 admitted students enrolled
Men
170 (9%) of 1,824 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
Not reported
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.90
3.75 and Above
56%
3.50 - 3.74
24%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
4%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
550-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
13%
Score of 600 - 700
38%
Score of 500 - 600
41%
Score of 400 - 500
8%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
625 average
570-680 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
20%
Score of 600 - 700
46%
Score of 500 - 600
30%
Score of 400 - 500
4%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
26 average
23-29 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
23%
Score of 24 - 29
45%
Score of 18 - 23
31%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 41%
Top quarter: 66%
Top half: 86%
National Merit Scholar
2%
Valedictorian
2%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$60,572
Tuition and Fees
$43,652
Room and Board
$12,760
Books and Supplies
$1,040
Other Expenses
$3,120
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003651
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
351 (83.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
317 (90.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
317 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
79 (27.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$33,139
Need-Based Gift
Received by 316 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,871
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 211 (67.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,780
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 177 (59.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
66 (23.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,515

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,006 (70.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
909 (90.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
908 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
177 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$32,282
Need-Based Gift
Received by 897 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $27,941
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 578 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,005
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 560 (66.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
394 (34.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,241

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,993
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine
Number of Awards
1,940
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
78
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
30
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,554
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computer Science
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Painting
  • Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Printmaking
  • Psychology, General
  • Sculpture
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Theology/Theological Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, nursing
Special Programs
Student-designed major, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
140
Part-Time Faculty
54
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
67%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 25% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 42% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
473,965
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
125
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of English Literature, Master of Classics, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Theology, Master of American Studies, Master of Political Science, Master of Catholic School Leadership, Master of Psychology, Master of Humanities

Master's Programs of Study

  • Philosophy

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Political Science

Location and Setting


Irving Population
225,427
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Dallas-Fort Worth
Campus Size
215 acres

Weather

Temperature
32.7 average low in January, 91.9 average high in September
Rain
79 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Irving
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Dallas

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through junior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Crusader
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Golf x   x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, cab (campus activities board), residence hall association, student government, best buddies, alexander hamilton society
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,471
Women
774 (52.6%)
Men
697 (47.4%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,447
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.9% Asian
2.3% Black/African-American
24.4% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
60.8% White
1.6% Unknown
International Students.
3.2% from 22 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
1,071

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
79.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
61.0%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
64.7%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
68.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
58%
Average Starting Salary
58%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 7%
Law 3%
Arts and Sciences 8%
Medicine 7%
Education 1%
Other 14%

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