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UD Sinclair Academy

Your Pathway to Success

The UD Sinclair Academy offers an affordable way to earn a four-year degree. The Academy offers 70+ pathway majors, generous financial benefits, welcoming communities on two campuses and more.

About the Academy

Through the UD Sinclair Academy, you'll begin your studies at Sinclair College and graduate with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Dayton, a top-tier Catholic research university. This affordable option gives you access to all the benefits of UD – from advising and campus facilities to student life and athletics – even while taking classes at Sinclair.

Financial Benefits

As a member of the Academy, you’ll benefit from affordable Sinclair tuition — among the lowest in the state — while enrolled at Sinclair College. You'll also be automatically considered for a UD merit scholarship, worth up to $25,000 each year at UD. And at UD, there will be no tuition increases, no fees, and no hidden costs or additional expenses.

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Maria Loyd '19
"When I began my college search, I was looking for an affordable price and good community. Through the UD Sinclair Academy, I found both. I never thought I'd be able to attend a highly rated college like UD, but once I talked to the right people, the registration and financial aid process at UD was smooth sailing."
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Nicholas Hoskins '20
"The best part about the Academy is being able to experience all of UD for a fraction of the price. This program opened up many doors of opportunity in my life, and it is an incredible blessing to have the resources and connections this program offers."
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Mei-Lin Williams '23
"My favorite part about being in the Academy is that I still have the opportunity to get involved on campus just like any other UD student but at a fraction of the cost."
CONTACT

Julia Thompson, Associate Director of Admission & Financial Aid

Albert Emanuel Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469
937-229-2874
Email

Meet Our Team

Have questions? The UD Sinclair Academy team is here to help you navigate every step of the process - from applying and enrolling to taking classes and getting involved on both campuses.

Connect With Us

Application Deadlines

Apply by February 1 for the spring semester or August 1 for the fall semester.