Professional & Postgraduate Outcomes

UD Graduates Achieve

While the study of great literature, philosophy, science, business, and technology is rewarding for its own sake, University of Dallas graduates have an impressive record of engaging in meaningful careers where they are leading and acting for the good of family, community, country, and church.  

Graduate Students

By the Numbers

80.32% of alumni from the SYGCOB who earned their graduate degrees in 2015 indicated that, not only were they currently employed, but also their newly conferred UD degree was a clear professional advantage.


Undergraduate Students

By the Numbers

By December 2015, 100% of the undergraduate class of 2015 had reported a post-graduation outcome related to professional experiences, including employment , religious vocation and service, and graduate or professional school.*  (This represents a "knowledge rate" of 100%).


University of Dallas graduates work across the U.S. and throughout the world in: 

  • Advertising and marketing
  • Accounting & finance
  • Business, consulting, and human resources
  • Church and missions
  • Journalism & publishing
  • Law
  • Medicine & health services
  • Non profit
  • Politics and public policy
  • Real estate
  • Teaching and education
  • and more...

If you are an alumnus who would like to share your own story or connect to others within the University of Dallas Alumni Community,  go to the Stay Connected page.



Politics Major Empowers Youth, Shares Story Through Theater

Although she herself is not able to vote, Liz Magallanes, BA '18, works to make voting possible for other people. She first got involved with the organization Mi Familia Vota in 2014 and has been contributing to their endeavors ever since, including working with high school students in Dallas ISD. Additionally, she recently had a role in the play "Deferred Action."

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Transfer Students (Re)discover Home at UD

Once friends at John Paul II High School in Plano, Texas, Stephanie Lobo, BA ’18, and Rebecca Luna, BA ’19, can both remember the moments they set their horizons on transferring to the University of Dallas. Though their paths diverged briefly following high school, their friendship is now reunited on our university’s Irving campus.

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