"Our Mission: As a Sinsinawa Dominican-sponsored institution, Dominican University prepares students to pursue truth, to give compassionate service and to participate in the creation of a more just and humane world."
The university enrolls over 3,100 students, has a student-faculty ratio of 11:1, and has over 50 undergraduate degree programs and 18 masters degree programs.
In partnership with Concordia University and the Village of River Forest, Dominican University has adopted the framework of Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation (TRHT). This partnership will aim to start anti-racist initiatives in the River Forest community. As part of this, the university has observed its fifth annual National Day of Racial Reckoning. No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below: