Our Mission: As a Sinsinawa Dominican-sponsored institution, Dominican University prepares students to pursue truth, to give compassionate service and to participate in the creation of a more just and humane world.
About Dominican University
Dominican University is an intellectually integrated, mission-centered educational environment. U.S. News & World Report ranks Dominican No. 11 among the master’s level universities in the Midwest. We offer hundreds of avenues at the undergraduate and graduate levels to explore career interests and experience diverse cultures and international environments. And we organize and support 60-plus projects and learning experiences that contribute effectively to the good of local and global communities. U.S. News ranks Dominican 3rd on its list of “Best Value Schools” in the Midwest. In Illinois, we’re No. 1. This study looks closely at each school’s academic quality and average cost of attendance. Simply put, Dominican University is committed to the highest quality education-and an intentional affordability that makes it accessible to all.