The Rev. Francis Xavier McCabe, C.M., arrived at DePaul on July 27 and succeeded the Rev. John Martin, C.M., as the third DePaul president on Aug. 1.
DePaul had 51 total alumni.
The first women to graduate from DePaul, Sister Mary Clemenza Leahy and Sister Mary Teresita, received bachelor of arts degrees
The Illinois College of Law affiliated with DePaul. The College of Commerce and the School of Music were organized. The School of Music was housed in the Lyceum Building.
Enrollment was reported at 540.