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student to faculty ratio
 
99%
99%
launch their careers or begin grad
school within 6 months of graduation
70+
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majors, minors,
and concentrations
98%
98%
of Bulldogs receive financial aid
 
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Personal mentorship. Learning through service. Flexibility to
explore interests. Building a great resume.
Great things happen when you’re committed. And we are.
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Learning through service

“Through my sorority on campus I have had the opportunity to do service work at the Ronald McDonald House. Being able to give back to the Greater Des Moines area has really cemented my love for Drake and made it feel even more like home!”

Jacey Redman
Pharmacy, Class of 2021

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Personal mentorship

“My biggest mentor has been Meghan Blancas Baeza, who is director of student leadership programs. She helps lead the Donald V Adams Leadership Institute, which I joined in my sophomore year, and we really connected. She has helped me see myself in leadership, like my current position as Drake student body president, while also helping me deeply connect to my identity as a leader and how being Latina and a woman influence that. She’s played a pivotal role in my experience.”

Thalia Anguiano
Law, Politics, and Society and Public Relations, Class of 2017

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Flexibility to explore interests

“Drake has taught me to think in ways that I’ve never even thought about before. I took the J-term course ‘Humans of the Drake Neighborhood’ and learned about community structure, community building, and historical patterns that relate to metropolitan areas. It helped us understand the Drake neighborhood and why it exists as it does today.”

AJ Treiber
Secondary Education, Class of 2019

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Building a great resume

“I received an internship with Habitat for Humanity during my first year at Drake that allowed me to work on skills necessary for my career. I created a training manual that will be used by hundreds of volunteers. It is amazing to think that with only one year of college experience, I’ve already created and produced work that will be used by hundreds of people.”

Kylie Hunter
Business Management / Psychology, Class of 2020

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onpaintedstreet Hello bulldogs! My name is Sloan Nickel (@sloanyy11 ). I am a first year studying International Relations and Law, Politics, and Society. I hope you are all already enjoying Relays just as much as I am! This year I have been lucky enough to be SAB's public relations chair for Relays, so get ready for a fun filled week with me as I show you what we've been working on all year! Also, don't forget ab

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onpaintedstreet Thank you @dubulldogsfor letting @drakesab sponsor a beach themed game. The students had a blast! Congratulations on your win against Bradley tonight @drakebulldogsmb! -Adam Graves