Undergraduate & Graduate
Degree Programs

The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university with offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels.

We are a diverse community committed, in the Marianist tradition, to educating the whole person and to linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service.

As a comprehensive university, we commit ourselves: to educating students within a vibrant learning community; to strong programs in both liberal arts and sciences and the professional disciplines; to collaboration across disciplinary and organizational boundaries

  • NO. 1 Catholic university for engineering R&D

  • 125,000 + living alumni worldwide

Minimum Application


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    • TOEFL - 70
    • IELTS - 6.0
    • PTE - 50
    • ACT - English score of 21
    • SAT - Reading score of 26
Awards & Recognition

Dayton is continually recognized for educational and professional excellence, affirming our commitment to the highest standards of achievement in art and design.

  • Among all colleges in the U. S. for materials research

  • Among Catholic colleges in physical S/TEM

  • Among Catholic colleges in engineering research

  • U. S. News & World Report named the University of Dayton School of Engineering "Best Engineering Schools" for our graduate programs

  • ISchool of Engineering received the ASEE Diversity Recognition Program's Bronze Award

  • In the fiscal year 2021, Dayton had $195 million in research sponsorship. To top it off, the University is No. 1 in the nation for materials research and development

  • 97% — of 2021 graduates report being employed, pursuing a graduate degree or participating in a service program within six months of graduation.

  • Dayton is pioneering partnerships with visionary companies. GE Aviation and Emerson built research facilities right on campus

  • Amount: up to $30,000/year

  • Separate Application: No

Application Checklist
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    Submit Online Application

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    No Application Fee

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    Official Secondary Transcripts provided via email or mailing by previously attended institutions

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    Official English Language Report sent from the testing body

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    Letter of Recommendation (optional) Bank Statement

Application Deadline
May 1
November 1
Case-By-Case Basis

*The application deadline is subject to change. And each major may have different deadline. Please double check with your IPERC adviser.