Admissions & Aid

Learn all about applying and paying for your education at Dordt University. As always, we welcome your questions along the way. Feel free to contact an Admissions Counselor any time.

Committing to a university is a big deal, so thanks for exploring Dordt. We believe that the holistic formation which takes place at Dordt each year—spiritual, physical, and beyond—is truly priceless. But we also understand the importance of stewardship when it comes to financing your education. We're here to guide you through the process one step at a time.

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You Were Made for This.

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Learn

With over 40 programs of study and a strong core program, you will have the opportunity to explore your options and find your calling in God's world.

Academics
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Live

At Dordt, 90% of our students live on campus. We encourage our students to attend on-campus worship and attend a local church. You can get involved on campus through clubs, student activities, and more.

Student Life
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Lead

Our students are uniquely equipped to do more as Christians in their fields. Your Dordt education will prepare you to take on the challenges of life with confidence.

Christ Centered

Hear from Dordt parents

We understand that parents play a pivotal role in the college application process—and the entire college experience. Watch this video to hear Anne and Ryan Bandstra share about sending two of their kids through Dordt and the impact it had on their family.

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Student Stories

One of the best ways to tell the Dordt story is to hear our students tell their stories.

Nurturing the Heart

Anna Christians

Dordt gave Anna the confidence and humility that she needed to grow as an individual and realize that who you become is so much more important than what you do with your life.

Anna Christians

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Dominerds Become Domino Masters

Alex and Derek Koops

The Koops twins make an appearance in Fox's first Domino Masters Challenge.

Alex and Derek Koops

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Leap of Faith

Hope Kramer

After struggling with the practicality of art being a career, Hope's first year at Dordt allowed her to take the leap of faith she needed to pursue God's calling and develop the skills and relationships that would last her a lifetime.

Hope Kramer

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People Over Profits

Jose Benitez

Jose was able to connect not only with other international students but also with the off-campus community at Dordt, where he was able to grow his confidence and experience before entering the workforce.

Jose Benitez

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Into the Unknown

Anna Blauw

Anna's experiences at Dordt allowed her to grow the faith and confidence that she needed to overcome the fear of the unknown by focusing on who God wanted her to be.

Anna Blauw

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Inspired to Act

Matt Bolt

The culture of Dordt allowed Matt to dive deeper into his faith and relationships which provided him with opportunities to go much further than classwork and college.

Matt Bolt

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Room to Grow

Riley Arkema

Despite Dordt's familiarity, Riley was able to step out of his comfort zone and make the uncomfortable decisions that allowed him to further learn how to serve in God's kingdom in his future.

Riley Arkema

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A Passion for Special Education

Michelle Adams

Michelle travels far to spread her love and passion

Michelle Adams

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Focusing on the "Soul of the Church"

Chuck De Groat

Chuck goes from aeronautical studies to theological studies

Chuck De Groat

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A Downtown Ministry in Sioux Falls

Fred Wilgenburg

Fred turns Hairstyling school into downtown ministry

Fred Wilgenburg

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Let's Connect

You probably have questions. (We hope so!) Contact one of our friendly Admissions Counselors to learn more about Dordt or request specific information. And remember, no question is a bad question.

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