Exchange and Visiting Students and Scholars

International students are welcome to attend the University of Dayton for a semester or full year, to complement their studies at their home institution. Students may register for classes as an exchange student or a visiting student. Exchange students are those that enroll for a semester or full year in the University of Dayton as part of an exchange agreement between the student's home institution and the University of Dayton. Students who are attending universities not on the current University of Dayton exchange list, or students from partner institutions with no student exchange agreement in place, are considered visiting students.

Exchange Students from Partner Institutions

If you are an international student from a partner institution that has established an exchange agreement with the University of Dayton, please complete Exchange Program Application Process.

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Visiting International Students

International students who are NOT attending universities a University of Dayton exchange partner institution may be eligible to visit the University of Dayton for one semester as a full-time, non-degree visiting student. Interested students should contact the office of Enrollment Management at 937-229-3717 for more information, or complete the visiting student application process.

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Visiting International Scholars

Visiting scholars and researchers are welcome at the University of Dayton. University of Dayton departments, faculty sponsors, and administrators can learn more about the process by visiting Inviting a Scholar, or by contacting Tim Kao at or 937-229-2748.