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Defiance College Student Life

Defiance College is on a 150-acre campus in a small town setting in Defiance, Ohio, not far from Toledo. Defiance College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Defiance College also has fraternities and sororities.

Defiance College has a thriving Campus Activities Board. In fact, more students participate in Campus Activities Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Defiance College include Criminal Justice Society, Student Senate, Black Action Student Association and Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Defiance College students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Family Weekend and Dance Marathon.

Defiance College Housing

Defiance College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Defiance College students live off campus. In 2021, 50% of undergrads at Defiance College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 50% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Defiance College. There are 545 spots available in on-campus housing for all 599 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 35 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 60% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Defiance College offers coed housing and .

Is Defiance College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Defiance College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Defiance College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Defiance College, take Highway 24 to Defiance, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Toledo Express airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Ohio you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Defiance College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Defiance College Students

43%

Women

57%

Men

88%

Full Time

12%

Part Time

70%

In State

30%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

74%

12%

7%

3%

2%

1%

1%

0.33%

Undergraduate Students

599

Graduate Students

31

Non-Resident / International Students

10

Defiance College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

630

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

56%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,260

Out-of-State

$33,260

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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