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You Are the One We Need

There’s only one University of Dayton. We are one community who believes in our combined ability to achieve anything we set our sights on — like shining today for a brighter tomorrow.

#1Day1Dayton

You Are the One We Need

There’s only one University of Dayton. We are one community who believes in our combined ability to achieve anything we set our sights on — like shining today for a brighter tomorrow.

Upcoming Events

04.01.19

UD Speaker Series event with Arthur C. Brooks

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04.24.19

Bro. Joseph W. Stander Symposium-Alternate Day of Learning

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04.25.19

UD Speaker Series event with Shankar Vedantam (Stander keynote)

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Latest News
03.29.19
Ro Nita Hawes-Saunders to Receive Honorary Doctorate

With approval of its board of trustees, the University of Dayton will bestow an honorary doctorate degree on Ro Nita Hawes-Saunders, CEO of the world-renowned Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, at spring commencement exercises Sunday, May 12, in the University of Dayton Arena.

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03.15.19
University of Dayton to Honor Human Rights Activists for Investigating, Prosecuting State-Sponsored Killings in Latin America

Central figures in the investigation and prosecution of one of the largest state-sponsored killings in Latin America in the 20th century — the El Mozote Massacre — will be the recipients of an international human rights award from the University of Dayton.

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02.19.19
#1Day1Dayton: University of Dayton to Launch First Giving Day April 10

The University of Dayton will sponsor its first giving day campaign Wednesday, April 10, to rally the Flyer community and celebrate the impact collective financial support can make for the University and its students.

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Our Mission in Action

  • Faith
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Arts
  • Our light shines far and wide

    As a Catholic, Marianist university, we're deeply committed to the common good. Our faith is a beacon that guides us – and leads us to act. Regardless of your religious background, you'll find opportunities for personal and spiritual development.

    Learn how our faith guides us

    Where distinct paths converge

    Diversity is an intrinsic part of our DNA, and we offer programs and initiatives that advance inclusivity of all peoples and cultures.

    Learn how our differences make us stronger

    Elevating the Arts

    From visual art exhibitions to music, theatre and dance performances, we offer many opportunities and experiences, both for students and for the community.

    Learn about arts at UD

    The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and to linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

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