Fast Facts


As an institution of higher education committed to the Reformed Christian perspective, Dordt College equips students, alumni, and the broader community to work effectively toward Christ-centered renewal in all aspects of contemporary life.

Enrollment: 1,430 undergrads in 2013-14
54% male; 46% female
88% live on campus
60% from out of state
27 countries represented on campus
Average Freshmen GPA: 3.50
Average ACT Score: 25.0
Average SAT Score: 1577
Average Class Size: 21.4 students per class
Required GPA for General Admission: 2.25
Required ACT for General Admission: English: 18; Math: 18; Composite: 19
Costs for 2013-14: Tuition & Fees: $26,540
Room & Board: $7,620
Total Cost: $34,160
Average FA Award: $21,900 with 98% receiving aid
Top Majors: Education, business, engineering, agriculture,nursing, and health & human performance
Affiliation: The Christian Reformed Church of North America
Campus Location & Size: Located in Sioux Center, Iowa (pop. 7,000), Dordt College is made up of 24 modern buildings on 150 acres of well-maintained Great Plains prairie.
Placement Rate: 96.1% of students are employed or in grad school within six months of graduation
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15:1
Athletics: NAIA Division II; Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) offering seven men's and seven women's sports; plus two club sports–men's ice hockey and men's lacrosse.