Dordt College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Sioux Center, IA, Dordt College is one of the best universities in the state of Iowa. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Dordt College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Dordt College.

498 Fourth Avenue NE Sioux Center, IA 51250
Phone: (800) 343-6738
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Dordt College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 4
Score: 82
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.4
Graduation and retention ranking: 4
Average freshman retention rate: 82.0%
6-year graduation rate: 64.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 15
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 60.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 3.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 10
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 22-27
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 31%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 52%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 86.5%
Financial resources rank: 40
Alumni giving rank: 2
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 38.1%

Essential Facts: Dordt College

Ranking: #8 Regional College Midwest (2017)
Founded: 1955
President: Erik Hoekstra
Address: 498 4th Ave NE, Sioux Center, IA 51250
Phone: +1 800-343-6738
School type: Private

Dordt College History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 80%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 75%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 67%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, other
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook