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University of Dayton

Dayton, OH

The University of Dayton, founded in 1849, is a church-affiliated institution. Programs are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences and the Schools of Business Administration, Education and Engineering. Its 110-acre campus is located in Dayton.

Web Sitewww.udayton.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students8,330
   Women3,922 (47.1%)
   Men4,408 (52.9%)
Graduate Students2,473

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate58% of 16,968 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineFebruary 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.64
SAT Math581 average
520-630 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading566 average
510-620 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing520-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite27 average
24-29 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$58,680
Tuition and Fees
$41,750
Room and Board
$13,180
Average Percent of Need Met78%
Average Freshman Award$27,507
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$35,740

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
550
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 25% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Dayton Population143,355
Nearest Metropolitan AreaCincinnati
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 95% of freshmen, 72% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotRudy Flyer
Sororities17% of women participate
Fraternities 17% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
3.1% Black/African-American
4.0% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
87.4% White
1.5% Unknown
International Students9.6% from 39 countries
First-Year Students Returning90.7%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
62.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
70%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
22.0%
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Average 3.59 4.00 631 636 27
Low 2.45 3.00 500 470 18
High 4.00 4.77 780 750 34
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DID YOU KNOW?

• UD was the first university in the country to offer an undergraduate degree program in Human Rights.

• ArtStreet is one of UD's living/learning communities, combining student housing with art studios, music practice booths, a recording studio, a screening room, a radio station and a caf¿.

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