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Institutes and Centers

The institutes and centers of the College of Arts and Sciences are varied in discipline, providing cutting-edge growth in science and technology, connecting with social justice issues and service, and preparing students for Catholic ministry. Collectively, they are committed to the University of Dayton's promise to learn, lead and serve.

  • Fitz Center for Leadership in Community
  • Hanley Sustainability Institute
  • Fitz Center for Leadership in Community

    Partnering with urban neighborhoods to build relationships and communities

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    Hanley Sustainability Institute

    Extending the University's sustainability efforts campus-wide and into the local community

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  • Human Rights Center
  • Institute for Pastoral Initiatives
  • Human Rights Center

    Leading the way with a vision for positive change through research, education and dialogue

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    Institute for Pastoral Initiatives

    Creating and implementing pastoral programs through research, education and consulting

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  • Integrative Science and Engineering Center
  • Rivers Institute
  • Integrative Science and Engineering Center

    Addressing emerging challenges affecting populations on local, regional and global levels

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    Rivers Institute

    Bringing key community partners together to promote, preserve and protect our watershed

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