Dominican Wins Top Innovation Award
Dominican University of California has been named the nation’s most transformative four-year university by the American Council on Education (ACE) in recognition of a deep commitment to student opportunity and success.Dominican Wins For Institutional Transformation
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Service-Learning: Student Spotlight
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...Compassionate MBA Student Means Business in COVID-19 Crisis
The Dominican Experience
The U.S. News & World Report 2021 Best Colleges guidebook has once again ranked Dominican University of California as one of the top regional universities in the west. The ranking comes only a week...
Dominican University of California President Mary Marcy this week was awarded the 2020 William M. Burke Presidential Award for Excellence in Experiential Education by The Washington Center (TWC) for...