Mission in Motion

Our Home is a Powerhouse

With a spirit that takes the world by storm, we are creating a force for the future.

Mission in Motion

Our Home is a Powerhouse

With a spirit that takes the world by storm, we are creating a force for the future.

Upcoming Events

10.22.18

At the Manger: World Nativity Traditions

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01.14.19

Classes begin at 8:00 a.m.

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01.22.19

UD Speaker Series & Annual MLK Commemorative talk by Beverly Daniel Tatum

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Latest News
12.17.18
Research Shows Color Gold Increases Tipping

Consumers equate gold with status and luxury — and it turns out seeing the color makes them more generous tippers, according to new research from University of Dayton Assistant Professor of Marketing Na Young Lee.

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12.18.18
The Academic Minute: Cars and Government Regulations

History Professor John Heitmann explores how Americans re-shaped the car as it re-shaped them on the popular radio program The Academic Minute.

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12.12.18
Researcher Receives Second Patent for Device to Provide Relief from Glaucoma

Khalid Lafdi, University of Dayton Wright Brothers Endowed Chair in Nanomaterials, was named on a second patent for a medical drainage device mainly for glaucoma patients that also could be used for drainage in the ears, brain or chest or to provide access to larger veins or arteries.

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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.

    Our Mission

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    All Flyers takeoff, but they never truly depart. Connect with your fellow Flyers and discover how they're changing the world.