Why Choose Donnelly?


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At Donnelly College, we respect the individuality of every student 和 are committed to helping students become the best version of themselves. In our small-campus community, faculty will know you by name. You’ll feel supported as you explore, discover, question 和 create. Donnelly takes a holistic approach to education by focusing not only on classroom instruction, but also on service learning 和 social 和 spiritual growth. At Donnelly you can speak your mind 和 live your faith in a Catholic college that encourages you to explore your own beliefs.



Map showing Donnelly's campus in comparison to downtown Kansas City

可购性 & 奖学金

ALL students pay the same tuition rate, no matter where they live or where they were born.

Donnelly is ranked the #1 Most Affordable Private College in Kansas 和 Missouri 由美国.S. Department of Education. Most of our students receive 奖学金, 和 most programs are eligible for federal financial aid

Donnelly is also ranked #3 for Least Student Debt Upon Graduation  #8 for Economic Diversity of 学生 by U.S. 新闻 和 世界报道, so you can attend college no matter your financial situation. When you graduate, you shouldn't need to be overly burdened by student loan debt.



Donnelly is a Catholic college open to all students from any faith tradition, or no tradition at all. Donnelly is a values-based institution where students Seek Truth, Build Community 和 Pursue Excellence. 了解更多 about what it means to attend a Catholic college.



有一个平均值 class size of 10 students, you won't get lost in the crowd. +, personal attention from faculty, one-on-one advising, free tutoring 和 more are part of the Donnelly experience. 其他福利:

  • Free counseling services
  • Career services: resume prep, mock interviews, internships
  • On-campus, paid work opportunities
  • Dragon's Den coffee shop
  • Campus Cupboard food pantry
  • Career clothes closet
  • Quad green space 和 futsal field
  • 学生俱乐部



Donnelly has been named the #1 Most Diverse College in the Midwest by U.S. 新闻 & 世界报道 for the seventh year in a row. 了解更多.

As Kansas City’s only federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution 和 Minority-Serving Institution, 85% of our students are students of color.


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