University of Dallas

University of Dallas

University of Dallas is a private, Catholic, liberal arts university founded in 1956. Known for academic rigor and its signature Core Curriculum, UD is one of only 16 Catholic universities in the nation to earn a Phi Beta Kappa chapter. In its short history, UD has produced 39 Fulbright Scholars. University of Dallas is located in Irving, Texas, on the northwest boundary of Dallas, and also has a campus just outside of Rome, Italy, where most students will spend a semester studying during their sophomore year.

Academic Programs

  • Business
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Performing Arts
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Prospective freshman students can choose from our Early Action Deadlines (November 1 and December 1) or our Regular Admission Deadline (March 1). After March 1, we have rolling admission until August 1, provided that space is available. Scholarships and financial aid during the period of rolling admission are also subject to availability.


Prospective transfer students should apply to the University of Dallas using our institutional application. Transfer application requirements can be found here.

Additional Information

Our Priority Financial Aid deadline is January 15, so be sure to apply for admission and submit your FAFSA by then to be considered for the maximum amount of aid for which you are eligible.

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The University of Dallas is the Catholic University for Independent Thinkers.

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Admissions office

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1845 East Northgate Dr
Irving, TX 75062, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 628-6999