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Fast Facts

Some facts about Dordt, at a heightened pace.


As an institution of higher education committed to the Reformed Christian perspective, Dordt equips students, alumni, and the broader community to work effectively toward Christ-centered renewal in all aspects of contemporary life.

Dordt University 2020-21 Fast Facts

Total enrollment: 1,666
Full-time undergraduate students: 80.4%
53.9% male; 46.1% female
90.2%  undergraduates live on campus
49.9% from out of state
28 countries represented on campus

Average High School GPA: 3.67
Average ACT Score: 24
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13:1
Average Class Size: 18 students per class
Required GPA for General Admission: 2.25
Required ACT for General Admission:

English + Reading: 37; Math: 18; Composite: 19*

See more details about test-optional admission.

Costs for 2020-21 Tuition & Fees: $32,820
Room & Board: $10,470
Total Cost: $43,290
Average FA Award: $29,200 with more than 98% receiving aid
Top Majors: Business administration, education, engineering, nursing, and agriculture
Affiliation: The Christian Reformed Church of North America
Campus Location & Size: Located in Sioux Center, Iowa (pop. 7,500), Dordt is located on 150 acres of well-maintained Great Plains prairie.
Career Outcome Rate: 99% of students are employed or in grad school within six months of graduation
Athletics: NAIA Division II; Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) offering eight men's and eight women's sports; plus two club sports—men's ice hockey and men's lacrosse. Competetive cheer will be offered as a varsity sport starting in fall 2021.