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Undergraduate Admission

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The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic, Marianist research university deeply committed to the common good. We invite people with diverse talents, interests and backgrounds to join our vibrant, welcoming community. 

Admission Application

You will automatically be considered for a merit scholarship — worth up to $124,000 — when you apply for admission. You can apply using:

Regardless of which application you choose, applying is free and test scores are not required. Once you submit your application, log in to your Admission Account to check your status and see what other documents are needed.

Fall 2023 application deadlines

  • Application opened: August 1
  • Early action (non-binding): November 1 
  • Regular decision: extended to March 31
Albert Emanuel Hall

Financial Aid

An Affordable Education

More than 98% of undergraduates receive financial aid, and our transparent tuition plan offers peace of mind when it comes to cost. You will receive a personalized four-year offer up-front, there are no hidden fees and we provide scholarships for textbooks.

  • Office of Learning Resources
  • Experiential Learning & Outcomes
  • Advising & Student Success
  • Multi-Ethnic Education & Engagement Center
  • Supporting Academic Success

    From accommodations to writing support, we have you covered every step of the way.

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    Prepared for the Future

    In addition to providing a top-ranked education, UD offers you countless opportunities to do extraordinary things that make you stand out when it comes to landing your ideal job or getting into the grad school of your dreams.

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    Supporting Holistic Development

    In the Marianist spirit of educating the whole person, we believe that advising is collaborative, meaning-making and promotes reflection and agency for students on their vocational journey.

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    Fostering a Supportive and Inclusive Environment

    The Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center (MEC) provides staff, facilities, services special programs to support the academic experience of students. MEC staff members work closely with academic deans, faculty and administrative offices to provide a supportive campus environment based on the academic, social, and cultural needs of a diverse community of scholars. This center serves as a resource for the entire campus community while providing multicultural students and their families with an additional connection to the University.

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    Office of Recruitment and Admission

    Albert Emanuel Hall
    300 College Park
    Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1602
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