Ursuline Academy of Dallas

Basic Information

Address: 4900 Walnut Hill Lane Dallas, TX 75229
County: Dallas
Phone Number: 469-232-1800
Fax Number: 469-232-1836

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Additional Information

President: Gretchen Z. Kane
School Type: All girls Catholic College Preparatory, Grades 9-12
Founded: 1874
Ages/Grades: Grades 9-12
School Size: Enrollment 880+
Classroom Size: Average class size 15-18
Student/Teacher Ratio: Student-Teacher Ratio is 9:1


Financial Aid:

2023-2024: $1,700,000, 201 students, 23% of the student body.


Ursuline Academy offers a challenging college preparatory curriculum with additional opportunities for elective course work to support individual growth and development. Criteria for acceptance into AP and Honors courses are specialized and selective.
26 Credits are required for Graduation:
English (4)
Mathematics (3)
Science (3)
Social Studies (4)
Theology (4)
World Language (3)
Electives (1)
Physical Education (1)
Fine Arts (1)
Computer Science (1)
Speech (0.5)
Upperclassman Seminar:
Life Skills (0.5)
Social Studies (3)
Electives (2)

Camp Programs: Yes
Summer School: Yes
Mission Statement:

Founded in 1874, Ursuline Academy of Dallas is an independent Catholic college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Ursuline Sisters. The mission of Ursuline Academy is the total development of the individual student through spiritual formation, intellectual growth, service to others, and building of community. Ursuline Academy educates young women for leadership in a global society.