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Undergraduate Admission

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The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic, Marianist research university deeply committed to the common good. We invite people with diverse talents, interests and backgrounds to join our vibrant, welcoming community. 

Admission Application

You will automatically be considered for a merit scholarship — worth up to $121,000 — when you apply for admission. You can apply using:

Regardless of which application you choose, applying is free and test scores are not required. Once you submit your application, log in to your Admission Account to check your status and see what other documents are needed.

Fall 2022 application deadlines

  • Early action (non-binding): November 1 
  • Regular decision: February 1

Information for Spring 2022 Applicants

Applications for spring 2022 are currently open. Classes start in January 2022. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

Spring 2022 application deadlines

  • Application Deadline: December 1

Spring 2022 Notification Dates

  • Receive admission decision, scholarship award and financial aid offer by January 1

 


Would I be a first-year or transfer student if I start in spring?

If you're not enrolled in a degree program at another college or university, you will be considered a first-year student.

What scholarships am I eligible for?

Students starting in the spring are eligible for the same scholarships and grants as students who enroll in the fall semester.

Does starting in spring impact the four-year tuition plan?

Students who start in the spring semester are still eligible for our four-year tuition plan, which guarantees your net tuition for eight semesters, regardless of which semester you begin at UD.

When will I receive my admission decision, scholarship notification and financial aid offer?

You will receive this information by January 1.

Are any parts of the UD experience different if I start in spring?

No. The experience of spring-start students is very similar. You will participate in orientation, be placed in University housing and be able to fully participate in clubs and organizations. Additionally, your academic adviser will help you plan your courses over your four years.


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