University of Dayton: Review & Facts

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University of Dayton is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 11,250 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1850 and is one of the 14 colleges and schools located in Dayton, Ohio.

University of Dayton is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
109
Good
University of Dayton will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Dayton follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 109 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Education, Management, Psychology, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
91%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of Dayton is very high at 91% (well above Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Dayton is good: 77%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Dayton is decent, 16:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$40,500
High
Average tuition price is extremely high, about $39,100 per year. The additional fees at University of Dayton not covered by tuition are roughly $1,400, which makes it a total of $40,500 annually.

Read the details about University of Dayton additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
58%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 16,968 applications were submitted and 9,760 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Dayton in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,300
High
University of Dayton offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Dayton, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
University of Dayton provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 6,700 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high: approximately $7,300 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Dayton. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of Dayton appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Dayton Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, Ohio 45469, USA
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