Courtney Grogan

Courtney Grogan

Admission Counselor

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Hometown: Happy Valley, Oregon

Alma Mater: Harvard University

Degree: Government

Why I love UD/Why I Recruit for UD: The Core curriculum's emphasis on the pursuit of wisdom, truth and virtue encourages a level of intellectual dialogue and personal reflection that is invaluable in today's society. Whether you are pursuing a business major or a biology major, you have the opportunity to dive deep into the writings of great thinkers, such as Aristotle and Shakespeare, with your classmates. And, UD's small class sizes provide a dynamic environment to interact with your professors and get all of your questions answered while discussing these great works.

Where I hang out in Dallas: Arts District

Favorite Spot on Campus: Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine

Favorite Book: Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot

Favorite Place to Eat in Dallas: Zaguan Latin American Cafe

Favorite UD Event: Music on the Mall

Favorite/Coolest Place I have Visited: Mumbai, India

Advice to Prospective Students: Come visit campus! Meet current students, sit in on classes, & check out extracurricular events. This is one of the best ways to get a feel for the community and what to expect from your college experience at a particular school.


North Texas Faithful Come Together at Dallas Ministry Conference

The 11th annual Dallas Ministry Conference will be held Oct. 19 - Oct. 21, 2018, at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas. The event will feature two keynote addresses, one in English and one in Spanish, as well as 91 other speakers, who include teachers, members of the clergy, lay ministers, authors and motivational speakers, just to name a few.

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UD Announces Second Year of Record-Breaking Undergraduate Enrollment

As most colleges and universities across the nation deal with ongoing enrollment challenges, the University of Dallas is proud to announce a record-breaking undergraduate enrollment of 1,450 students. In addition to another back-to-back year of growing enrollment, the university’s freshman class, the Class of 2021, boasts an average SAT score of 1260, ranking them in the 83rd percentile nationally.

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