Well, where do you want to go? It’s perfectly okay if you don’t know today. College is a remarkable journey of exploration and discovery, and we’re ready to be your guide.
At the University of Dayton, there’s more to learning and growing than classes and textbooks. While your course work is essential, a lot of important learning at the University of Dayton happens in the real world.
Whether you jet across the globe to install water purification systems in Uganda, study business for a semester in China, or volunteer a few miles away at a local school, you’ll engage with the world. At the University of Dayton, we know you’ll become a key member of a community united by shared beliefs, inspired ideas, and, of course, Flyer basketball.
As a Catholic, Marianist institution, we aim to educate the whole person—creating a unique community of curious minds and compassionate hearts. We constantly use what we learn and apply it in our own backyard and around the world to make a difference in the lives of others. Through improving the world, we improve ourselves.
At the University of Dayton, we know we live in a world of endless possibility. So go ahead, ask the big questions. We can’t promise to have all the answers, but we’ll help you find them.
We are UD
With more than 8,200 full-time undergraduates, a 16:1 student-faculty ratio, and an average class size of 27, we are constantly interactive and inspired by one another.
More than 240 clubs and organizations mean there’s always a way to get involved on campus, no matter your passion.
We have a near-perfect 50:50 male-female ratio.
Approximately 85% of students live in either campus residence halls or our unique student neighborhood, creating an incredibly tight-knit community.
Are you an aspiring jet-setter? With our vast array of international experiences, you can volunteer or study abroad—and a $3,000 study abroad scholarship is available for select opportunities.
Want to be a CEO before you graduate? You can at Flyer
Enterprises, one of the nation’s largest student-run businesses.
Paint up and show your
Flyer spirit with Division I athletics.
We are a top 10 national
Catholic research university.
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
• American Studies
• Applied Mathematical Economics
• Art Education
• Art History
- Communication Management
- Media Production
- Public Relations
• Computer Information Systems
• Computer Science
• Criminal Justice Studies
• Environmental Biology
• Environmental Geology
• Fine Arts
• Graphic Design
• Human Rights Studies
• International Studies
• Medicinal-Pharmaceutical Chemistry
• Music Composition
• Music Education
• Music Performance
• Music Therapy
• Physical Science
• Physics—Computer Science
• Political Science
• Religious Studies
• Theatre, Dance, and Performance Technology
• Visual Arts
• Women’s and Gender Studies
• Discover Arts
• Discover Sciences
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
• Business Economics
• International Business Management
• Management Information Systems
• Operations and Supply Management
• Discover Business
SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND HEALTH SCIENCES
• Health and Sport Science
- Exercise Physiology
- Exercise Science
- Pre-physical Therapy
- Sport Management
• Teacher Education
- Adolescence to Young Adult Education
- Early Childhood Education
- Foreign Language Education
- Intervention Specialist (Special Education)
- Middle Childhood Education/Intervention Specialist
- Secondary Catholic Religious Education
- Discover Teacher Education
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Discover Engineering
• Engineering Technology
- Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology
- Global Manufacturing Systems Engineering Technology
- Industrial Engineering Technology
- Mechanical Engineering Technology
- Discover Engineering Technology