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University of Dayton Admissions

Dayton admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 60%. Students that get into Dayton have an average SAT score between 1020-1240 or an average ACT score of 24-29. The regular admissions application deadline for Dayton is March 1. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Dayton early action deadline is December 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
17,477
SAT Range
1020-1240
SAT Reading
500-610
SAT Math
520-630
Students Submitting SAT
30%
ACT Range
24-29
ACT English
24-30
ACT Math
23-28
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
84%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
March 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
December 15
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
78%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.46 responses
Poll
83%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.46 responses
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