Dillard University

#1609 / #472
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#477
Most Desirable School
Private college in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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About Dillard University

According to Wikipedia, Dillard University is a private, historically black university in New Orleans, Louisiana. Founded in 1930 and incorporating earlier institutions founded as early as 1869 after the American Civil War, it is affiliated with the United Church of Christ and the United Methodist Church.

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Dillard University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
5,78365%50%105021

How Much Does Dillard University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$19,284
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$15,461
30K - 48K$16,367
48K - 75K$19,132
75K - 110K$20,825
110K+$22,496

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Dillard University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Dillard University, then you can expect to earn an average of $37,900 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Dillard University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
1,2471,247

Where is Dillard University?

Dillard University is located at 2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans LA 70122

How Safe is Dillard University?

Dillard University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. New Orleans has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Dillard University Known For?

Dillard University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Dillard University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Dillard University's Most Influential Alumni?

Dillard University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Anthropology, and History. Here are some of Dillard University's most famous alumni:

John Hope Franklin
John Hope Franklin
An African-American historian.
Ruth Simmons
An American academic and administrator.
Benjamin Mays
Benjamin Mays
An American educator, activist, minister.
Martin Luther King Sr.
Martin Luther King Sr.
An American baptist preacher.
Carl E. Stewart
Carl E. Stewart
An American judge.
Khalid Abdul Muhammad
A Black nationalist leader in the United States .
Alice Dunbar Nelson
Alice Dunbar Nelson
An American writer, activist .
Andrew Young
An American politician, diplomat, activist and pastor from Georgia.
Jericho Brown
Jericho Brown
An American writer.
Ernest Lyon
Ernest Lyon
A U.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia .
Brenda Marie Osbey
An American writer.
Robert Frederick Collins
A United States federal judge.

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