Office of the President

A President For The Common Good

Eric F. Spina became the University of Dayton’s 19th president on July 1, 2016. Under his leadership the University has eclipsed records, attracting the most diverse and academically gifted undergraduate class in UD’s history. In addition, the University conducted more than $150 million in sponsored research last year and was No. 1 in the nation for federally sponsored materials R&D.

Facts & Figures

$150 million

in sponsored research for fiscal year 2018.

Top 20

Coolest School by Sierra magazine for displaying a deep commitment to protecting the environment.

Recent Blog Posts
President 10.15.18
When 2+2 Equals More Than 4

The UD Sinclair Academy is a national model in higher education for making a bachelor’s degree more affordable and accessible.

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President 10.15.18
All About Mary

The Marian Library attracts scholars and the curious, Mary aficionados and pop culture lovers. It’s a treasure trove of all things Mary.

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A Sign of Hope

When Professor Roger Reeb’s students help the homeless learn American Sign Language or harvest tomatoes and zucchini at a shelter’s urban farm, it is not just about the new language skills or the vegetables, and the students are not just volunteers.

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CONTACT

Office of the President

St. Marys Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1624
937-229-4122

At A Glance

1850

Founded by the Society of Mary in 1850, the University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university.