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Dominican University Ranked Among Top 15 Midwest Universities, #1 in State for Innovation, Social Mobility, Undergraduate Teaching and Value.
We have a history of blazing trails—and it shows in our 2023 U.S. News & World Report rankings. Dominican was recognized in the Top 15 out of over 160 Regional Midwest Universities and named #1 in the state in several subcategories.

#1 Most Innovative School in Illinois

State-of-the-art technology, engaging new learning spaces and a cutting-edge curriculum are just a few of the reasons Dominican was named the most innovative school in Illinois. From virtual reality simulations in our nursing classrooms to a podcast studio in our Learning Commons, we ensure you don’t wait until after graduation to put new skills into practice. 

Dominican University students using virtual reality headsets in a classroom.