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Community Programs

Cross-Cultural Connections

Cross Cultural Connections (CCC) brings international and U.S. roommate pairs together to engage in a series of structured relationship building and intercultural development exercises.

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Global Learning Living Community

The Global Learning Living Community is a unique community which brings together U.S. and international students to live and learn from one another’s unique perspectives. Members of the GLLC are student leaders on campus for global education. Students live together at Caldwell Apartments, in an environment which supports and nurtures students’ international and intercultural interests.

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International Friendship Families

Build connections, share traditions, and enjoy cross-cultural exchange!

International Friendship Families (IFF) connects UD international students from all around the world with local families and individuals for a semester-long partnership.  You’ll enjoy the opportunity to build meaningful and lasting cross-cultural relationships, while having fun in Dayton.

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International President's Circle

The International Presidents Circle is a monthly gathering of student leaders who represent UD's international population - including clubs whose membership is majority international, as well as clubs who wish to increase their international student membership. The purpose is to strengthen the leaders of each organization so they can best support the needs of their members. These monthly meetings also serve to increase communication and community between international student groups at the University of Dayton.

UD International Club

Everyone is welcome at UD International Club! Meet students from around the world for social nights, field trips, holiday celebrations, and more.


Center for International Programs

Rike Center
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1701
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