The University of Dayton takes prides in the sense of community that it fosters on campus and beyond. So there’s no question why veterans choose the University of Dayton (UD). University of Dayton welcomes student veterans to their community.

University of Dayton Welcomes Student Veterans

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University of Dayton Overview

UD is located on the banks of the Great Miami River in southwest Ohio. It’s less than two miles from downtown Dayton, and a quick 40 minute drive from Cincinnati. This private, Catholic, Marianist university is all about educating its students for service, justice, and peace. And it does so through developing creative minds and compassionate hearts.

Enrollment is currently at 7,843 undergraduate students. As with most private schools, the price tag is higher than public schools.

UD tuition is currently at $33,400. However, there are options for student veterans and active duty military to help lift the financial burden of a degree.

University of Dayton Welcomes Student Veterans With Assistance Programs

Those who qualify can expect the following programs to assist them both academically and financially while attending the University of Dayton:

  • BAH: $1,150
  • Full-time veteran counselor on campus
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
  • ROTC  Program
  • UD follows ACE standards for credit
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
  • Approved TA Funding
  • Yellow Ribbon Program

(Learn more  about these educational assistance programs for veterans.)

UD Students are Happy

The University of Dayton is famous for having some of the happiest students in the country. Consistently happy students means UD is doing something right!

University of Dayton Programs

Academics at UD include:

Named the #1 Catholic University for USA for sponsored engineering, UD is making a name for itself. But, it’s not all about engineering. UD is committed to making its community greener, more global and more diverse. They offer composting programs, study abroad breakout trips, and its university in China.

University of Dayton Welcomes Student Veterans

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GO DAYTON FLYERS

Maybe you’re looking for an institution that has a big sports culture. Luckily for you, the Dayton Flyers fans have been called the best in the nation. (Remember their Cinderella run in the NCAA Tournament in 2014?)

Life After UD

UD is also concerned with your successes after college. The campus Career Services Office team are committed to helping UD graduates land jobs. Career Services will help UD students polish up or begin writing their resumes. And they have interview preparation as well.

If the University of Dayton sounds like a place where you would succeed, start a conversation with their admissions team today.

University of Dayton welcomes student veterans. Read their profile on College Recon and get more info.

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