Welcome Notre Dame de Namur

We welcome all transfer students from Notre Dame de Namur. Easily transfer from Notre Dame no matter where you are on your academic journey. Financial aid and housing is available. Applications are being accepted now. 

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Let's Get Started

We realize your academic journey has taken an unexpected turn, but know there's never been a better time for you to become a Penguin. Dominican offers small class sizes, dedicated professors, caring support teams, well-connected career and internship services, and so much more. 

Our Admissions Office and Transfer Counselors are happy to help answer any questions you may have and can help make your transition as seamless as possible. Call us at (415) 485-3245 to get started today. 

Transfer Admissions

International Admissions

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Easily Transfer

Our Notre Dame de Namur articulation agreement determines how the credits you have already earned will transfer to Dominican University of California. Your Transfer Admissions Counselor can walk you through each step. 

Paying for School

We want to make your transition to Dominican as easy as possible and so are offering all NDNU transfer students a special transfer scholarship to assist with adjusting to your new university. Your Transfer Admissions Counselor can tell you more. 

Our Office of Financial Aid is here to help you and your family discover all the possibilities of how to fund your education, including:

Academic Programs

We offer undergraduate, graduate and adult degree completion programs that are compatible with your studies at NDNU. We're happy to work with you to discuss your options and develop a plan.

Map your Major

Find out what Dominican major or program could map from your current NDNU academic path. 

If you don't see your graduate program listed here, please explore our graduate programs to see what could be a good fit for you, including Business Analytics (MS) and many more. 

Whether you’re looking for personal fulfillment or to increase your earning potential, the Adult Degree Completion Program (ADC) could be right for you. You can earn a bachelor of arts degree in:

We also offer a degree in Literary and Intercultural Studies. 

Learn more: Adult Degree Completion

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Intercollegiate Athletics

Dominican is a NCAA Division II school and competes in the Pacific West Conference. If you are a student athlete from NDNU we want to meet you!

Dominican Athletics Contact Your Coach
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Campus Life

We offer both on-campus and off-campus housing options for transfer students and can work with you to support your move to Dominican or the surrounding community.

Campus Life Living on Campus
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The Service-Learning Program prepares you to become an engaged citizen in a global society.

Service-Learning Social Justice Major Community Action and Social Change Minor
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Campus Dining

Fresh, seasonal and locally sourced ingredients — Caleruega Dining Hall is the place to meet friends, study and recharge.

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Study, Reflection, Service

Campus Ministry works with the University community to help individuals develop and strengthen their spiritual lives.

Campus Ministry

The Dominican Experience

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Everything you do at Dominican contributes to your personal and professional goals. That's because our innovative Dominican Experience is rooted in proven educational methods. What will your Dominican Experience look like? 

The Dominican Difference

Our diverse and welcoming campus will help you reach your academic goals. 

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12 short miles to San Francisco

A suburban campus with big-city access

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Undergraduate students who identify as ethnically diverse.

We can't wait to meet you. Contact us today.