The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex

Big Opportunity

The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is a great place to live and learn. Its high-tech industry, central location, cost of living, and position in the international marketplace, make Dallas-Fort Worth one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the United States.

Small Town Feel

Although DBU is located in the thriving, urban area of Dallas-Fort Worth, its 368-acre campus seems secluded in its picturesque, hill-country location. The campus provides an opportunity to be a part of a small community while taking advantage of tremendous opportunities. 

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22 Fortune 500 Companies

Dallas-Fort Worth Has Much to Offer

  • Dallas is the ninth-largest city in the U.S.
  • The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is the leading business and financial center in the southwestern U.S. and one of the largest economic markets in the world.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth is home to over 1,200 churches. 
  • Dallas-Fort Worth features more shopping space per shopper than any city in the country.
  • Dallas is home to over 160 museums, galleries, and artistic attractions and features more than 100 live performances nightly.
  • The Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is the world's 10th-busiest airport by passenger traffic and the central hub for American Airlines. Love Field is an outstanding regional airport and the home base of Southwest Airlines.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth has a mild climate with an average daily temperature of 24 degrees Celsius (77 Fahrenheit) and an average annual rainfall of fewer than 34 inches.

Pursuing your education at DBU is smart not only because of the outstanding faculty and programs but because of the university's excellent location.