Undergraduate Admission

There's real value in being a Flyer.

The  moment you decide to take action, to run headfirst toward a solution, to be unafraid to fail ... that's the first step to transforming yourself - and the world. As a top-tier Catholic research university, the University of Dayton offers you an experience that allow you to take those steps each and every day. Consider a few numbers, and you’ll see why our more than 8,300 full-time undergraduates and 112,000 alumni know that a University of Dayton education is priceless.

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Top 10

National Catholic University


success rate within six months of graduation

$120 million

annually awarded in scholarships and grants


student-to-faculty ratio


To take the first step toward transforming yourself and the world, apply today. Our regular decision deadline is March 1.

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At UD, your tuition cost will be the same all four years, so you don't have to worry about tuition increases. We put your family first - and provide peace of mind when it comes to cost.

Learn about our approach to tuition

Scholarships and Financial Aid

UD is one of the most affordable Catholic universities in the country, and more than 90% of our students receive financial assistance, including generous merit scholarships.

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Life at UD

With more than 240 student clubs, you'll discover to match your passions and talents. More than 60% of students play intramural and club sports, and can can also cheer on our 17 Division I teams.

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It's a fact: our alumni excel. Ninety-five percent of students are employed or in grad school within six months of graduation, and Career Services provides the resources you need to succeed.

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No matter which of our 80+ programs you pursue, you'll be encouraged to engage the world, developing a critical mind and a compassionate heart.

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Visit Campus

To discover what it truly means to be a Flyer, step onto campus and experience it firsthand. A variety of campus visit options are offered to fit your schedule.

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Office of Admission and Financial Aid

Albert Emanuel Hall 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1669