Consumer Information

In accordance with federal regulations, schools are required to provide a list of consumer information to all Dominican students.

​​​​​Contact the Office of Financial Aid to obtain hard copies of this information.

Students are encouraged to report complaints to the University. You may send complaints either to Student Affairs or Academic Affairs. You may contact the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education for review of a complaint. 

The Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: (916) 431-6924
Fax: (916) 263-1897

All prospective and current students may request the school's Regional, Specialized, and Athletic Accreditation documentation through the Office of Academic Affairs.

All prospective and current students may request the Annual Equity in Athletics report. Please email the Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance or at (415) 482-3503.

Dominican University of California is required to provide information on placement of and types of employment obtained by its graduates. This information can be obtained from the Career Development Office.

Dominican University of California is required to provide information on the types of graduate and professional education in which graduates of our four-year degree programs enrolled. This information can be obtained from the Career Development Office

We encourage all students to exercise their right to vote. Voter registration forms are located in Alemany Library and the Office of the Registrar. Online registration can also be completed via the California Secretary of State.

The University is required to provide a Teacher Preparation Program Report annually to the state of California. California publishes and submits an annual report containing school and state-level information to the U.S. Department of Education. State and Federal reports: 

Even though a student's Pell Grant does not credit to the student account until the fourth week of school, a Pell eligible student can request a refund to purchase books and supplies up to 10 days prior to the start of school if the Pell Grant, combined with all the other aid the student is receiving, will create a credit balance on the student account. The student can request an advance of their credit balance from the Business Services Office.

As a Cal Grant B recipient, the California Student Aid Commission requests that Dominican University of California obtain written permission to credit Cal Grant B Access funds to the recipient's account. The recipient has the ability to rescind this authorization prior to the disbursement of funds and receive the Cal Grant B Access funds directly. As a result of a completed Authorization Form, Cal Grant B Access funds will be credited to the recipient's account or released directly to the recipient once the award has been confirmed. Download the Cal Grant B Access Authorization Form .

In meeting with the requirements of the State of California, Dominican University of California must make passage rates available for graduates of undergraduate programs leading to employment for which passage of a California licensing examination is required. Pass rates for the NCLEX examination can be found by visiting The Board of Registered Nursing.

Dominican University of California Office of Financial Aid is a member of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) and therefore adheres to NASFAA's Statement of Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals.