Policy Title: Public Information

Number: FDCR.A.10.070

Information About Student Achievement

An institution's information for students and the public shall include information regarding student achievement. This information shall include student retention rates, completion rates or other information appropriate for the mission of the institution and its goals for students.

Six Year Undergraduate Graduation Rates

Time to Completion for All Master's Degrees

Degrees Granted

First Year Undergraduates Returning for Year Two

Life after UD

  • 94% of 2016-2017 bachelor's degree recipients employed or in graduate school 12 months post-graduation
  • 22% of 2016-2017 bachelor's degree recipients enrolled in graduate school


The University of Dubuque is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois, 60604 and the State of Iowa Department of Education. Specific programs are accredited by the State of Iowa Department of Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, and the Aviation Accreditation Board International. The University holds institutional membership with the Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education and the Iowa Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.