Founded in 1852, the University of Dubuque is a private, Presbyterian, coeducational, professional university with a foundation in the liberal arts. UD’s commitment is to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit as well as encouraging students to explore their fullest potential. UD is an interfaith community that attracts young men and women from across the country and around the globe who seek the knowledge and the skills to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
The University comprises the undergraduate college, the graduate school, and the theological seminary, and awards a full range of undergraduate and graduate degrees. Several degrees can be earned completely online.