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Flyer Community

We Believe in the Power of Community

The University of Dayton campus community is more than just a place to live. It is a welcoming, close-knit environment where we learn, serve, pray and play together.

As a top-tier Catholic, Marianist research university, we believe in the power of community, educating the whole person in a family spirit. In our diverse, inclusive community, you’ll find plenty of ways to get connected and make a difference.

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Our Unique Student Neighborhood

Live With Your Flyer Family

More than 80% of students live on campus in residence halls, apartments or our unique student neighborhood. From apartments to porch-clad houses, you will always be just steps from your Flyer family. Take a look around the neighborhood through our virtual tour.

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Multi-Ethnic Students

Connect with other students in the Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center (MEC) Family Room or through one of the many programs MEC offers.

Military and Veterans

Meet other veteran and military-affiliated students through our award-winning Military and Veteran Programs and Services.

Students of Faith

Express and grow in your faith with other students, as well as serve in the campus and surrounding community, through the Campus Ministry program β€” one of the largest in the nation.


Be part of a campus community where all students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) feel welcomed, respected, safe, and valued.

Community Lasts Beyond Graduation