Advancement Services

We are delighted that your son or daughter will soon be joining us as a member of the Denison community.  We want to make sure you receive all parent mailings, so please fill out our Family Information Form available at the link below through online submission. Please include grandparents' names and addresses if they would like to receive campus news as well.

Computers & Technology

Denison University operates in accordance with many federal computing laws. This policy page outlines some of the most important ones.

Registrar | Student Finances

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their education records.

Finance & Management

Functioning as one multidimensional team, this chart defines the members responsible for the overall integrity of the university's fiscal activities.

Admissions | Student Finances

If you have questions about the need-based financial aid process, fell free to contact the Denison Financial Aid Office at 1-800-DENISON or finaid@denison.edu.

Finance & Management

Audited financial statements with report of independent auditors.

Safety

Shows fire detection systems and alarms installed for all Denison residence halls.

Safety

Denison University is committed to educating students, faculty and staff in safe practices as they relate to fire safety. Fire drills are conducted in residence halls twice each calendar year in the spring and fall. This report is completed in accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 and submitted to the U. S. Department of Education.

Safety

Fire Statistics in Residence Halls at Denison University.

First-Year Program

Congratulations on your admission to Denison and welcome to our community! We look forward to meeting you and the rest of the great Class of 2018. This notebook contains information you will need to get started at Denison.

Curriculum | Registrar

Student general education check sheet

Library

The library accepts unrestricted donations of library materials for review. Items are accepted with the understanding that they will be handled in the best interest of the institution. Once given to the library, donations cannot be returned to the donor. Potential donors should provide in advance a list of materials being offered so that their value to the collection may be reviewed.

Life After Denison

The Graduate and Professional School Guide is designed to help you with questions about graduate school: from whether you should attend to more detailed information about how to apply and finance your education. The guide should answer some of your questions and provide you with many resources for further research.

Sustainability

Sustainability inventory of Denison's greenhouse gas emissions.

First-Year Program | Health & Counseling

The goal of Health Services is to provide high quality medical care to you during your years at Denison. In order to establish your health file with our facility, we ask that you read the following information and carefully observe the requirements and deadlines concerning the health inventory forms.

Computers & Technology

The online help request form should be used to report problems with a computer, network connectivity, technology services, etc. especially after normal business hours. If the problem is urgent or for assistance diagnosing and resolving problems please contact the Help Desk by phone at 740-587-6395.

Multicultural & International Students

Denison University sponsors a non-residential Host Family Program that brings together international students with local families. Host families help new international students adjust to their new cultural surroundings. They also provide entrée into the local community and off campus life. In turn, local families are able to expand their own horizons through friendship with a student from another country. Many relationships between host families and international students last long after the student has graduated from Denison.

Multicultural & International Students

Denison University sponsors a non-residential Host Family Program that brings together international students with local families. Host families help new international students adjust to their new cultural surroundings. They also provide entrée into the local community and off campus life. In turn, local families are able to expand their own horizons through friendship with a student from another country. Many relationships between host families and international students last long after the student has graduated from Denison.

First-Year Program | Housing

Housing preference form for incoming first year students at Denison.

Sustainability

The goal of an idling policy at Denison University is to eliminate all unnecessary idling time by vehicles on campus to minimize harmful emissions. Implementing an idling reduction policy on campus is in line with Denison’s goal of reducing green house gas emissions.

Library

Request a book or article from another school if Denison, CONSORT, & OhioLINK don't have what you're looking for.

Admissions | Student Finances

The purpose of the Certification of Finances is to help colleges and universities obtain complete and accurate information about the funds available to international applicants

Admissions | Student Finances

The International Student Financial Aid Application is designed to gather information from international students who are applying for financial aid at colleges and universities in the United States.

Admissions

A college education becomes part of you. Become a part of Denison.

Life After Denison

The following timetable is a guide for students who plan to apply to law school.

Curriculum | Provost’s Office | Student Development

Our faculty and staff developed the Denison Learning Guide that encourages students to do 10 things: ask questions, manage their time, follow their heart, be creative, respect others, take risks, maintain their integrity, show courage, take care of themselves, and enjoy it all. At its core, the Guide asks students to pay attention to three dimensions of a Denison education: academics, experiences, and community.

Admissions | Registrar

A Licking County Scholar is defined as one currently completing his/her senior year at a Licking county High School, having earned a high school GPA of 3.4 or above, and is simultaneously registered for one college level course at Denison University. No application fee is required. If after any semester a Licking County Scholar’s semester average is less than 2.00, his or her eligibility for participation in this program shall be terminated.

Admissions | Student Finances

Students who have previously acknowledged their preference for their federal student loans can request changes to the loan(s) that were offered by completing the Loan Update form and returning to the Office of Financial Aid.

Lugar Program

Track One focuses on the workings of American national government and offers a congressional internship as well as coursework.

Lugar Program

Track Two focuses on United States foreign policy and international affairs and offers coursework in foreign policy, comparative politics and international politics, as well as internships with the Washington Semester Program.

Get Involved

The Make It Happen! workshop will consist of classroom presentations, discussions, and field trips. Participants are encouraged to identify an area of interest that they can use as a focus for their work during the workshop and beyond.

Education

The May Term internship is an educational experience for students interested in teaching or other educational endeavors. During the internship the student acts as an apprentice to the site supervisor; in schools this takes the form of working a regular teacher's schedule for approximately three weeks. If the classroom teacher accepts the responsibility of directing an intern, then it is reasonable to expect the intern to complete certain objectives.

Dining | Student Finances

The meal plans are reviewed and adjusted each year based on surveys of student use and preferences. The following meal plans are available for the 2014-2015 school year. Three traditional meal plans (A, B, and C) are available to all students. In addition to those, three Apartment Alternative Plans (1, 2, and 3) are available to students living in meal-optional housing (apartments and Homestead). One additional plan, the SRH Plan, is available only to seniors graduating in Fall 2014 or Spring 2015 who do not live in an apartment.

Life After Denison

Med School Application Requirements

Registrar

If you would like to initiate a voluntary withdrawal from Denison for medical, personal or other reasons, you must complete an Exit Form and then contact  to schedule an exit interview. If you are requesting a withdrawal for medical purposes, you must also complete a Medical Leave Form form prior to your meeting. 

Life After Denison

A resource to assist students interested in pursuing graduate school in the healthcare field, specifically medical school.

Life After Denison

A resource to assist students interested in pursuing medical school.

Human Resources

Full-time employees are eligible for the medical and dental plans with a contribution from Denison.  The document shows a comparison of the 2012 and 2013 premium rates.

Safety

To provide a plan to inform Denison University students who reside in on-campus housing, the College policy governing required notifications within twenty-four (24) hours after the time a student is deemed to be missing. This plan is to comply with the August 14, 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act, Section 485 (j) by the U.S. Department of Education.

Safety | Student Finances

A summary of student Motor Vehicle Regulations for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.