Graduate Direct Admission

Graduate Direct is designed for international students who fully meet the academic and English-language requirements to enroll directly into their degree program. It focuses on academic, cultural and professional growth so you can excel in your coursework—and prepare for a successful future.

As a Graduate Direct student at the University of Dayton, you'll receive:

  • Exclusive and rigorous academic coursework
  • Priority access to in-demand courses that fit your interests
  • Guidance from academic advisors and mentors
  • Career development and networking opportunities
  • Intensive classes with domestic students

PROGRAM DETAILS

Program Length Program
Curriculum
Credits
Earned Toward
Degree
Progression
Requirements*
Progression
Into
1 semester
Preset – all integrated courses
9 Standard Progression Master’s Degree

*Progression into specific majors may have additional requirements.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

CURRICULUM

Each student's curriculum will vary depending upon major, interests and career goals.

SEMESTER 1

Professional Development & Academic Skills Course

Degree Courses:

  • Degree Course I
  • Degree Course II
  • Degree Course III

IMPORTANT DATES

FALL 2019 SPRING 2020 SUMMER 2020
 Application Deadline* July 26, 2019 December 16, 2019 NO SUMMER START
Move-in Date August 14, 2019 LLM only: January 2, 2020
January 8, 2020
NO SUMMER START
Program Start Date August 15, 2019 LLM only: January 2, 2020
January 9, 2020
NO SUMMER START

*This is the deadline to submit all documents required for both academic acceptance and I-20 issuance. All necessary items must be received by admissions on or before this deadline.

GRADUATE DIRECT COSTS

2019-2020 ESTIMATED TUITION AND FEES (1 SEMESTER)
 Tuition and Fees** $6,920 – $15,140 USD
Housing $5,115 – $5,830 USD
Dining $100 – $400 USD
Health Insurance***  $2,000 USD
Total $14,135 – $23,370 USD

**Tuition and Fees may vary by intake semester and program.
***Health insurance is required and covers a 12 month period.

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUR HOUSING AND DINING

As an international student with UDayton Global, you don't have to worry about finding your own place to live. We will make it easy for you!

Ready To Apply

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