DePaul Accolades

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About DePaul

  • DePaul is the largest Catholic university in the U.S., and the ninth-largest private, not-for-profit university in the nation. (2011)
  • In fall 2012, DePaul enrolled 24,966 students from across the nation and abroad, including more than 33% of self-identified students of color.
  • DePaul's 10 colleges and schools offer more than 332 undergraduate and graduate programs of study.
  • For the 2012-2013 school year, approximately $494 million in financial aid grants, scholarships, loans and work-study opportunities were awarded to more than 21,600 students.


U.S. News & World Report
  • The College of Law ranks among the top 100 in for the 7th consecutive year. (2012)
    • The health law program placed 15th.
    • The intellectual property program placed 17th.
  • DePaul's part-time MBA program has been ranked in the top 10 nationally 14 times, and ranked 37th in the America's Best Graduate Schools guidebook. (2013)
  • Named among the nation’s top 25 service-learning programs. (2011)
Princeton Review
  • Princeton Review's "Best 373 Colleges" recognized DePaul in three categories of accounting, finance and communication. (2011)
  • DePaul was also recognized as one of the top 20 "Great College Towns," the only Illinois college or university receiving that distinction.
  • DePaul students were ranked among the happiest in the United States in a nationwide survey of thousands of students by the Princeton Review for its "Best Colleges" publications. (1999, 2003)
  • Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges named DePaul amongst the nation's greenest colleges for the third year in a row. (2012)
  • DePaul's undergraduate entrepreneurship program nationally ranked 17th, and the graduate program 11th, among more than 2,300 schools surveyed for its Best Schools for Entrepreneurs. (2011)