Drake University is a private, co-educational university located in Des Moines, Iowa. Established in 1881, Drake offers its more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students more than 75 undergraduate majors and many graduate programs. Drake prides its university’s academic quality, and it is consistently ranked among the top regional universities in the Midwest by Barron's 300 Best Buys in College Education and by U.S. News and World Report. Drake University recently launched its new website with Encompass. Visit their new site.