University Advancement

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Jenea excelled at UD and is headed to the Ivy League to earn her Ph.D. in genomics and computational biology.

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Giving to the University of Dayton is quick and easy and your support provides amazing opportunities for students.

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Stay connected with your fellow Flyers as you learn, lead and serve after graduation.

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Donors and volunteers make a difference in the lives of current and future Flyers.

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Service is a way of life for University of Dayton family.

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Flyers are found across the globe and alumni communities are a great way to keep in touch with your fellow alums. Find a community near you to connect with fellow Flyers and participate in local alumni events.

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Flyer alumni around the world

Campus and Community

Recharging and reconnecting at Reunion Weekend

I am thrilled to have returned to a University brimming with life and momentum.

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Experiential Learning 07.15.19
We Will Not Turn to Stone

Filmmaker Jesseca Ynez Simmons, whose feature-length documentary, I Can Only Be Mary Lane, is winning awards and accolades at film festivals in the U.S. and abroad, will soon wrap principal photography on her next project with a crew of undergraduate students.

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IACT Accelerator Students Focus on Social Innovation

Seven University of Dayton students are working this summer to find creative solutions to real-world challenges focused on education, literacy and issues of food justice and sustainability in partnership with local organizations such as Learn to Earn, Holy Angels School, Miami Valley Life Alliance and others.

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UD Magazine

A new neighborhood, from scratch

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Marycrest memories

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What is Advancement?

The Advancement Division promotes a culture of philanthropy, volunteer engagement and lifelong relationships with the University.