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About Donnelly

Welcome to Donnelly College, located in the heart of Kansas City, Kansas. Donnelly is an independent, coeducational, Catholic institution founded by the Benedictine Sisters of Mount St. Scholastica and sponsored by the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas. The College was established in 1949 to offer affordable Catholic higher education to urban immigrants and the working class, with special focus on "those who might not otherwise be served."

Today, Donnelly continues that proud tradition of increasing access to those most under-represented in higher education within a culture that promotes student success. Donnelly is nationally recognized by the US Department of Education as:

Through a strong liberal arts curriculum integrated with career-oriented majors, Donnelly College offers:

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Upcoming Events


SEP
28

Official Reporting Day

All Day Event

OCT
7

Jose Faus

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This presentation brings together the dynamics of immigration told through the lens of visual art and poetry. It showcases an interactive exploration of a personal journey from ...

OCT
21

Information Session - Virtual

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Information Sessions are the perfect way to learn about Donnelly and find the answers to all your questions. During this time, we are not hosting Information Sessions in person,...