University of Dayton

Women's WCLA Contact: Michael Hilton
7 / 10
8,499 Undergrads / 10,882 Students
10 / 10
$35,077 Net Price
3 / 10
72% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
60% / 79%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Brethren Church
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The University of Dayton will begin Division I women's lacrosse competition in the spring of 2016. The team will play in the Atlantic 10 conference with Davidson, Duquesne, George Mason, George Washington, La Salle, UMass, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, Saint Joseph's and Virginia Commonwealth (adding in 2015-16).

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Where Grads Live
  • Dayton Ohio Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Greater Detroit Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • United States Air Force
  • LexisNexis
  • GE Aviation
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Sinclair Community College
  • IBM
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • EY
  • Flyer Enterprises
  • Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Deloitte
  • Teradata
  • The Ohio State University
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Support
  • Healthcare Services
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Test Scores
Critical Reading
500 - 610
550 - 660
1120 - 1320
23 - 30
24 - 28
24 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 510 - 610 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 15,942 8,212 7,730
% Admitted 72% 70% 73%
% Admits That Enroll 19% 20% 19%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.64
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (28%)
    Engineering (23%)
    Education (7%)
    Health Professions (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Engineering Technology (4%)
    Social Sciences (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    History (1%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation
    Foreign Languages
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Computer & Information Sciences
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$41,750
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$13,180
    Personal Expenses$1,750
    Sticker Price$57,680

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    97% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship95%$21,293
    Federal Grants14%$4,527
    Pell Grants14%$3,854
    Other Federal9%$1,065
    State & Local Grants5%$2,234
    Institutional Grants94%$20,822
    Student Loans54%$8,102
    Federal Loans53%$5,271
    Other Loans10%$16,479

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $524 Million $48,170

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,100.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $23,000 $277

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,686 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $55,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.71 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 60% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 12 8
    Fondling 4 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 1
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 30 29
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 1 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: STEM-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, highly residential

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