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University of Dayton Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Dayton, OH

Location and Setting


Dayton Population
143,355
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cincinnati
Campus Size
388 acres

Weather

Temperature
17.9 average low in January, 81.6 average high in September
Rain
132 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Dayton
Nearest Train Station
60 mile(s) from campus in Cincinnati

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
74% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
26%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
approximately 1000 recording video cameras, automated external defibrillators in high density residential facilities and other areas

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Rudy Flyer
School Colors
Red and blue

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x   x  
Crew x      
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x  
Golf     x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew    
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x  
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
golf
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
bowling, football, softball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, marching band, red scare (basketball student cheering section), campus connection, habitat for humanity
Sororities
21% of women participate
Fraternities
12% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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