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Financial and Other Support Services for Students

Sometimes Things Happen

We are aware that our students can face difficult financial and life changes while at the University of Dayton. In order to help support our students through these challenges, we have additional resources they can utilize to continue to be successful while at UD.

Explore this page to find helpful information. If you still need assistance or have questions, please contact Flyer Student Services.

Resources for All Students

Undergraduate Special Circumstances

Undergraduate FAFSA-filing families have the opportunity to alert us to special circumstances where information provided on the FAFSA form is not reflective of the family's current financial situation.

Student Crisis Fund

This fund, fueled by the spirit of the University's Marianist charism, helps any currently enrolled student who has an unanticipated emergency.

Donor-Funded Scholarships

The University of Dayton is committed to providing a quality education that is accessible and affordable, and our private donors are vital to this commitment. As a result of their generosity, we are able to offer additional scholarship options to students.

External Scholarships

Finding external scholarships can be a tedious process, but worth the effort. Please see this page for help getting started.

Food4Flyers Food Pantry

In an effort to reduce food insecurity among students in the UD Community, The Brook Center and The Dean of Students office has collaborated on the creation of the Food4Flyers Food Pantry.

SNAP Benefits

SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget so families with financial needs can purchase healthy food. Nearly 1.5 million Ohioans use SNAP to help them buy enough healthy foods to meet their needs.

Lyft Flyer Ride

The University of Dayton has partnered with Lyft to offer discounted ride rates to students via the Lyft Flyer Ride program.

Clothes That Work

Clothes that Work's clothing and coaching program is designed to give job seekers the wardrobe they need to be successful, and the interview advice they need to create a positive, lasting impression.