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A pioneering, personalized approach to education crafted with today's marketplace in mind.

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Everything you do here contributes to your personal and professional goals. That's because our innovative Dominican Experience is rooted in proven educational methods.

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From our northern California campus, you’ll see more than stunning views, you’ll see new possibilities.

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12 short miles to San Francisco

A suburban campus with big-city access

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Dominican is a NCAA Division II school and competes in the Pacific West Conference. With 11 NCAA sports, one intercollegiate club and plenty of recreational sports, there are lots of reasons to cheer here.

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Our Campus

It's easy to find inspiration here. Our 80-acre Marin County campus features scenic views, lush landscapes, flowering gardens, and buildings with history and character.

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Alumni: A Penguin Lands at Pixar

Incredible Year

Incredible doesn’t even begin to describe Kelly Bonbright’s journey from Dominican to Hollywood. Kelly has returned for her 16th year at Pixar Animation Studios as Script Supervisor on Pixar's 2021...

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MBA Bound

Compassionate MBA Student Means Business In COVID Crisis

Nhan Pham ’19 has his hands full lately as he pursues his MBA in Healthcare Leadership. He is answering the hotline at the COVID-19 Call Center in Marin County while continuing his work as a support...

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Red Cross Blood Drive At Conlan Center on Wednesday, April 8

Dominican University of California is co-sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive in the University’s Conlan Recreation Center on Wednesday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The American Red Cross strongly...

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