Application Process

Learn more about how to become a member of our community, including application requirements and important deadlines. 

Recommended Coursework »

See what high school coursework the University of Dallas recommends in preparation for our Core curriculum and majors. 

A variety of well-known publications has recognized UD for academic excellence and value. Learn more »

University of Dallas Badges of Honor 2013


Achievement Based Awards

Scholarship Applicants Amount Deadline
Academic Achievement» HS Seniors Up to full tuition Priority: Jan 15 Regular: Mar 1
IB Scholar Award» International Full IB Diploma HS Seniors  $1,000 - $10,000 Letter: Dec 1 Final Diploma & Scores: July 1 
Elite Transfer Scholarship» Transfer Students $16,000 Spring: Jan 1 Fall: Aug 1
National Achievement Scholarship Program» HS Seniors $2,500 Priority: Jan 15 Regular: Mar 1 
National Hispanic Scholars Program» HS Seniors $2,000 Priority: Jan 15 Regular: Mar 1 
National Merit Finalist» HS Seniors Full Tuition Priority: Mar 1 Regular: April 1 
Parish Matching Scholarship» HS Seniors $2,000 Priority: Jan 15 Regular: May 1 
Phi Theta Kappa» Transfer Students 1/2 Tuition Spring: Jan 1 Fall: Aug 1 
Premier Transfer Scholarship» Transfer Students $14,000 Spring: Jan 1 Fall: Aug 1
Select Transfer Scholarship» Transfer Students $5,000 Spring: Jan 1 Fall: Aug 1


Air Force ROTC» Army ROTC»


Departmental Scholarships

Scholarship Application Due Interview Deadline Amount
Art » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Chemistry/Biochemisry » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Classics » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Computer Science » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Drama » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
French » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
German » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Mathematics » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Music » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Physics » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000
Spanish » Dec. 1 Dec. 18 $1,000-$5,000

Financial Aid

Understanding the Cost of UD »

How much is it?More information on the cost and value for incoming freshmen, including information on financial aid opportunities. 


Financial Aid Office »

Find out more about applying for financial aid, outside scholarships, loan opportunities and more.

Cost of Attendance »

See the breakdown of the Cost of Attendance, which is used along with your FAFSA in determining your financial aid eligibility. 

Net Price Calculator»

Estimate your eligibility for an Academic Achievement Award.

Cost Comparison Worksheet»

Compare the total cost of attending UD to other schools.


We recommend that you plan your campus visit around these important dates, as much of the campus is closed at these times.

  • Fall Reading Day
    October 9, 2015
  • Thanksgiving Break
    November 25-29, 2015
  • Exams & Winter Break
    December 7, 2015-January 20, 2016
  • Spring Break
    March 7-11, 2016
  • Easter Holiday
    March 25-28, 2016
  • Final Exams
    May 7-11, 2016


Parents and families play an essential role in the overall success of students. Learn more about our parent programs, resources available to your student and upcoming events on campus.

Meet the Admission Staff

Our admission counselors and staff look forward to guiding you through the college admission process. You can find your counselor by selecting the counselor assigned to your state of residence. If you are from Texas, choose the counselor assigned to the major city or region nearest you.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions -- we're  here to help!



Michael Probus

Michael Probus
Assistant Director of Admission
Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington

Lacy de la Garza, homeschool admission counselor

Lacy de la Garza
Lead Admission Counselor
Homeschool students, Minnesota, Montana, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Lucas Preble

Lucas Preble
Campus Visit Coordinator

Abby Bird

Abby Bird

Texas (Dallas-Fort Worth area)

Melisa Estrada

Melisa Estrada
Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Texas (Austin and Central Texas, Corpus Christi area, El Paso, Panhandle, Red River area, Rio Grande Valley, Greater San Antonio area, West Texas)

Emily Gardner

Emily Gardner
Transfer, international, non-degree seeking and re-applying students; Texas (Waco)

Patsy Laird

Patsy Laird
Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah

Brian Shelburne

Brian Shelburne
Connecticut, Delaware, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia


Courtney Grogan
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (Brazos Valley, East Texas, Greater Houston area, Southeast Texas)
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