Earn Your MBA in Just 12 Months

Apply for Spring 2022 by December 1

Get Started
MBA students watching a lecture in Guzman Lecture Hall

Learning For The 21st Century

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

The Dominican Experience

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

News

Photo of new women's lacrosse coach Joseph Manna and his first recruit Maddy Frank posing on Kennelly Field holding lacrosse sticks over their shoulders

Coach, Recruit Have High Hopes For New Women's Lacrosse Program

Presented with the excitement and challenge of building a new women’s lacrosse program from the ground up at Dominican University of California, Joseph Manna felt a solid foundation was in place for...

Photo of five nursing students sitting in an assessment tent next to homeless encampment under freeway

Nursing Students Assisting Homeless Outreach Program

Jiramanee Apiwansri ’22, Jana Graham ’22, Veronica Wagner ’22, and other senior nursing students at Dominican University of California are listening to and learning about community needs during a...

All News

Why Dominican University of California?

From our San Francisco Bay Area campus, you’ll see more than stunning views, you’ll see new possibilities.

More Dominican Facts
cable car san francisco

12 short miles to San Francisco

A suburban campus with big-city access

graduation cap

99%

Receive Aid

First-year undergraduate students receiving aid.

Half yellow circle

1837

Fall 2020 Total Enrollment

A diverse, curious, and engaged student body.

Dominican students

Take the Next Step

students working in art studio

Quality And Value

Dominican University of California is an accredited independent institution located in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about our 2020-21 rankings, our multiple College of Distinction recognitions, and our national award for institutional transformation.

Awards, Recognitions and Rankings
fink science center

Discover Dominican University of California

The best way to discover if Dominican is the right place for you is to visit our Northern California campus, located just 12 miles north of San Francisco in the heart of the Bay Area.

Visit and Tour
dominican student playing basketball

Go Penguins!

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.

Learn About Athletics

Alumni Spotlight: The Journey to Veterinary School

Photo of Olivia Lang-Brown posing inside white gazebo for HP image

After appreciating the small class sizes and supportive community at San Anselmo’s San Domenico High School, Olivia Lang-Brown ’21 was determined to find a college that offered a similar environment...

Undergrad Research, Outreach Lead Student To Veterinary School

The Dominican Experience

Integrative Coaching Community Engagement Signature Work
dominican