Dublin provides its citizenry with excellent schools, plenty of parks and access to numerous health care facilities. The Dublin Unified School District (DUSD) operates a K-3 parent participation program, five elementary schools, one K-8 school, a middle school, a continuation school, and a high school. DUSD has received five California Distinguished School awards. Nearby institutions of higher learning include the University of California at Berkeley; Stanford University (Palo Alto); San Jose State University; Cal State Hayward; Saint Mary's College and Las Positas Community College.
The city operates 10 parks as well as a community center, swim center, sports park, community gym, heritage center and senior center. Other recreational facilities include an ice skating rink, bowling alley and two theater complexes. There are nine public and four private golf courses in nearby communities.
Dublin has several medical clinics and offices. Nearby hospitals include ValleyCare Health System; Kaiser Permanente Mdical Offices; San Ramon Regional Medical Center and Valley Memorial Hospital.
During the past twenty years, the rapidly expanding Tri-Valley area has become renowned as a place of prosperity, a center for internationally acclaimed business parks and home to some of the world's largest corporations.