Please update your browser to see this site as intended.
  • UD Magazine
  • Snapshots
  • My Old House
  • Scribblings
UD Magazine
The flagship publication for alumni and friends of the University of Dayton.
A look at campus life through a photographer’s lens.
My Old House
Your old house, your history — and the memories today’s residents are making.
An insider’s look at student life, campus events, alumni stories and more.
University of Dayton Magazine
Mary Buchwalder shows off her jacket that is covered in biking patches.

Oh, the places you’ll go (by bike)

The Miami Valley has many bike trails, races and tours, and you can find members of the University of Dayton…

Coach Griff and Coach Walsh cook fish tacos

Bon appétit, team!

Does the on-court talent of the men’s basketball team translate to the kitchen? Junior Scoochie Smith said that the men’s…

150526  udsap 2015 group shot at 301 kiefaber  Burgess

Going home

Among haphazard stacks of pillows and a box brimming with popular board games, University of Dayton students gather outside the…

The banner holding the names of those who donated to the "I Love UD" House.

Leaving a legacy

When he was a student, Tom Schmidt ’01 was sitting on his Lawnview porch when alumni walked up, wanting to…


Boll takes center stage

Since 1964, Kennedy Union’s Boll Theatre has faithfully played its part supporting UD’s drama program. Now this summer, instead of…

Live graffiti art at 1World Celebration 2015

Urban art connected campus, community at 1World Celebration

An urban campus needs some good urban art. That was the idea behind the 2015 1World Celebration that filled ArtStreet…

Taking frozen food inventory at Marycrest kitchen by Larry Burgess

Icebox inventory

Keeping track of the food supply at Marycest Hall is a big job. And now with brand new this month…

Abby Bush plays basketball in RecPlex by Grace Poppe

Shoot, shoot, score

It’s a hot day outdoors, but that doesn’t keep rising senior Abby Bush from her workout routine indoors at RecPlex.…

New elevator construction at Kennedy Union by Larry Burgess

Up and over

Workers guide a load of rebar over the construction safety fence at Kennedy Union, where a new four story elevator…

Workers painging Alumni Hall railings by Larry Burgess

Wet paint

Walkers traversing up or down the outdoor stairs on the south side of Alumni Hall should be aware of the…


Crunch time

On a hot day, there is nothing quite as delicious as the crisp cool crunch of a lunch time salad…

Roof workers framed in iron sculpture behind kettering labs by Larry Burgess

Picture window of iron and air

Framed inside a gap on the familiar red and blue steel I beam sculpture behind Kettering Labs, workers install flashing…

When the weather is nice, the residents enjoy time on the house’s spacious porch. Since the residents are 5th-year students, many of their friends have graduated. However, the residents host many recent alumni when they come back to visit campus. With two of the residents being engineers, the roommates enjoy building different things to use around the house.

My Old House: 204 Lawnview Ave.

The four residents of 204 Lawnview are fifth-year students completing their final days at the University of Dayton. Take a…

Screen Shot 2015-03-20 at 4.17.00 PM

My Old House: 225 Kiefaber St.

through the student neighborhood any time between 1989 and 1992, you could follow the sound of Mötley Crüe blaring from…

306 Stonemill

My Old House: 306 Stonemill

Having the eighth pick in the housing lottery, the four fifth-year students of 306 Stonemill call their house an “Alumni…

porch chat 1

My Old House: 413 Kiefaber St.

It’s a strange feeling to visit a house you once lived in, only to find a fraternity now occupying it.…

421 College Park

My Old House: 421 College Park

Despite seven different schedules, the residents come together once a week for community dinners and enjoy people-watching out their front…

120 evanston 78

My Old House: 120 Evanston

It was a midwinter snowstorm that truly made 120 Evanston a rock-star house. But first, there was the porch-sit strategy.…

YouTube Preview Image

One more chance

The “Road to the Final Four” starts in Dayton, and since the inception of the First Four in 2011, at…

YouTube Preview Image

Pitch perfect

The clock begins, a countdown of 60 seconds. Once the timer strikes zero, the audience in O’Leary Auditorium in Mariam…

YouTube Preview Image

What’s in a name

The 2014 Native Peoples of the Americas Colloquium got off to a strong start with a passionate discussion about the…

YouTube Preview Image

The miracle of paper

“’We continue to believe that books involve the ideas that turn us from isolated souls into a powerful community,’” said…

YouTube Preview Image

Big gift, global good

At the announcement, there was a gasp from the crowd followed by a long ovation — sustained clapping for the…

YouTube Preview Image

‘You sunk my battleship’

Students participated in a gaming classic Friday, Nov. 1, during an evening “Battleship” tournament at the RecPlex. But this isn’t…