Founded in 1939 by the Sisters of Saint Dominic, Caldwell University promotes intellectual, spiritual, and aesthetic growth to a diverse population and welcomes all cultures and faith traditions. Inspired by St. Dominic de Guzman and our Catholic heritage, we transform students' lives by preparing them through the liberal arts and professional studies to think critically, pursue truth, and contribute to a just society.


Caldwell University, is a noted military friendly institution and welcomes GI Bill recipients. We offer the Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program tuition discounts to help veterans and their qualified family members finance their education at Caldwell University. We are a Service members Opportunity College (SOC) consortium member, and have a long history of providing military veterans the opportunity to earn bachelor's and master's degrees through a combination of on-campus classes and distance learning course work. Caldwell University provides and promotes academic and support services to veterans, active duty military, and family members, from the application process through graduation.