Dillard University

520 reviews
  1. New Orleans, LA
  2. 4 Year
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    C
  3. Diversity
    C
  4. Campus
    C+
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    A-
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    B+
  9. Dorms
    B-
  10. Campus Food
    C
  11. Student Life
    B-
  12. Safety
    B-
Dillard University is ...
Private not-for-profit, HBCU, Methodist
Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
Gulf Coast Athletic Conference
Address
2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122

Dillard University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
41%
SAT Range
760-980
ACT Range
17-20
Application Fee
$36
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website
Data not available

Cost

Net Price
$14,872/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $14,252/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,167/ year
  • $49-75k
    $19,238/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,555/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,592/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.32 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.30 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.30 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,138Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
78%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
Report
  • Beautiful and Smart
    67%
  • Unique and knowledgeable
    33%
  • Excited
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
58%
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.34 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.45 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 6 responses
Report
  • Amazing
    50%
  • It is a very cool school, it is laid back.
    33%
  • Horrible
    17%
  • Family
    0%

After Dillard University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
36%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.11 responses

Reviews

520 reviews
  • Excellent
    89
  • Very Good
    161
  • Average
    188
  • Poor
    48
  • Terrible
    34
Being at a small school has its ups and downs but coming to a smaller institutions was the best decision I've ever made in going to a college
  • College Sophomore
  • 1 month ago
Come experience the Dillard difference.
  • College Senior
  • 2 months ago
Dillard University is a very family oriented university that cares about their students success.
  • College Junior
  • 2 months ago