College Deliberately: University of Dayton

University of Dayton is a large, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes culture, research and career located in the city of Dayton, OH. It is known for Mechanical Engineering, Law and Business Administration and Management.

University of Dayton

place 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469
phone Phone: (937) 229-1000
web Web: https://udayton.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Dayton Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1928-01-01 2028-08-31
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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
15% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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University of Dayton is in NCAA Division I-Football Championship Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 118
Rowing Women’s 39
Baseball Men’s 35

The complete list of sports at University of Dayton is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Dayton is in the 92.1 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as very expensive.
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