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University of Dayton

The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university with academic offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

Distance Learning Courses

Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)



The University of Dayton's history is one of perseverance, tenacity, ingenuity and transformation. The school began with an act of faith more than 150 years ago.


We offer a broad range of undergraduate programs and selected graduate and continuing education programs.


For over 100 years, the University of Dayton has been at the forefront of advanced research. And with more than $80 million in sponsored engineering research, rigorous academic investigation through our centers and institutes and partnerships within the Dayton community and around the globe, we continue to pave the way to a better world.


The Career Services staff is happy to help with your career-related needs from admission to retirement. Our dedicated team of professionals and interns provide many opportunities for you to connect with employers such as career fairs, on-campus interviews, social media and company information sessions.

We can help you learn the vital skills necessary for success in the job search process through workshops, class presentations and individual appointments with a career advisor.


Housing services

From our first-year residence halls, to apartments and suites, to the houses in the vibrant student neighborhood, we offer a variety of housing options.

Library services

The University of Dayton Libraries, consisting of Roesch Library, Marian Library/International Marian Research Institute, and University Archives and Special Collections, are the University’s principal center for the collection, dissemination and preservation of diverse information resources, Catholic and Marian collections and research, and the University’s historical record.

Medical services

The Health Center provides routine care for basic illnesses and injuries, as well as supports your general health and well-being. Services include:

  • Primary care for illnesses and injuries
  • Physicals (routine, work, sports)
  • Well-woman exams (including Pap smears, pelvic exams and breast exams)

Student Life

Campus life

Located two miles from downtown Dayton, our 373-acre campus is bordered by a quiet neighborhood — the ideal surrounding for a residential university.

Sports facilities

UD Arena

The UD Arena is one of the nation's premier college basketball facilities, and the Flyers have ranked nationally in the top 35 in men's basketball attendance every season since the Arena opened in 1969.

Student clubs

  • Active Minds
  • Aero Design Team
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta
  • Alpha Kappa Psi


The University of Dayton is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.The University of Dayton is also officially accredited by the following agencies:

  • Accreditation Council for Education, Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) for the didactic program in dietetics
  • American Bar Association (ABA) for the School of Law

Dayton, Ohio, United States

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