Denison Outdoor Orientation offers an opportunity for 48 members of the incoming class and 12 faculty/staff and student leaders to backpack for three days in the National Forest in Kentucky. After a day on campus preparing for the trip, participants will journey to the National Forest, where they will spend three days hiking, camping and relaxing. The purpose of this program is to provide students a unique, challenging, and enjoyable transition to life at Denison by forming bonds and friendships with other entering first-years – all while on the trail.
The Denison Service Orientation (DSO) is an intense direct-service experience designed to help incoming students adjust to college, build strong friendships, and realize the possibilities available to them at Denison. Approximately 24 students from the incoming class will travel to Washington D.C. for a service experience related to homelessness, hunger and HIV/AIDS issues. During the program participants will engage in leadership training, group building, issues education and direct service.
June Orientation is an optional but highly recommended orientation program for students who are new to the college experience. June-O focuses on the academic preparation and course pre-registration of the entering class.
Paving the Way encourages all entering students to participate in this program, although its primary focus is to assist traditionally under-represented student populations in transitioning to the academic, cultural, and social climate at Denison University.
The purpose of the Pre-O program is to ease their transition to living and studying in the United States. More importantly, students who participate in this program have the opportunity to meet other students with similar interests and experiences.
Denison Sustainable Farming Orientation offers an opportunity to work on projects such as harvesting, preserving (canning, drying, freezing), repairing and building trails, and managing farm animals, and forming bonds and friendships. It allows for up to 18 members of the incoming class and 3 to 5 faculty/staff leaders to practice sustainable farming by living and working on the The Flying J Farm, a sustainable farm located 20 minutes from Denison.
These awards are competition based and open only to National Merit Semi-Finalists. A specific application is required. To be named a recipient, candidates must achieve National Merit Finalist standing.
Information Technology Services provides guidelines and restricts the use of P2P applications and protocols, such as BitTorrent, etc. Denison has implemented technical controls which allow us to prioritize traffic based on type so that we never examine the content of the traffic, thereby ensuring individual privacy. However, all community members must respect all applicable copyright laws.
If you are a Pell Grant recipient, you may be eligible to have the registration fee and lodging for parents fee waived for the June Orientation program by verifying your Pell eligibility with the First-Year office.
The Personal Data and Advising Form is intended to help advisors at Denison in their work with new students. We urge you to answer the questions candidly. The information you provide here will be used solely for advising purposes and will be shared only with those people assigned by the College to assist you.
Students planning to seek reinstatement following academic suspension must contact the Registrar's Office prior to completing the Petition for Reinstatement form.
Department of Philosophy Transfer Credit Policy
Physical therapists, sometimes referred to as PTs, help people who have injuries or illnesses improve their movement and manage their pain.
Physician assistants, also known as PAs, practice medicine under the direction and supervision of physicians and surgeons. They are formally trained to examine patients, diagnose injuries and illnesses, and provide treatment.
Through our Campus Compact, members of the Denison University community promise to respect one another and our environment. The University protects the rights of all students to live and study in an environment free from sexual coercion and violence.
The information in this report was compiled based on voluntary responses from graduating seniors to inquiries made by Career Exploration & Development (CE&D). As a result of those efforts, this document summarizes the post-graduate activity for 93% of the Class of 2012.
AmeriCorps is a domestic service organization that places corps members in community service positions all around the country. AmeriCorps has three different programs, AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate Program, and AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps).
City Year is an education focused non-profit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation.
Jesuit Volunteer Corps supports organizations that provide direct service to people who are poor and marginalized by placing volunteers at schools, non-profits, and other sites around the world. JVs corps members bring energy and hope to the individuals and organizations they serve and gain valuable life skills, insights, and connections. During their service, they immerse in and reflect on four Catholic, Ignation values: spiritual growth, simple living, community with other JVs and those they serve, and the pursuit of social justice.
Lutheran Volunteer Corps is an independent, non-profit organization that enrolls corps members in a one-year, national volunteer service program. It is for people who want to explore their spirituality while working for social justice, living in intentional community with other volunteers, and practice sustainability in all aspects of their lives. LVC works with all people and does not discriminate on the basis of religious affiliation when hiring.
Since its’ origin in 1960, 210,000 Peace Corps volunteers have served in 139 host countries to work on issues ranging from AIDS education to information technology and environmental preservation. Peace Corps Volunteers continue to help countless individuals who want to build a better life for themselves, their children, and their communities.
Teach for America is dedicated to providing excellent education for kids in low-income communities. Filling high-need classrooms with passionate, high-achieving individuals who will do whatever it takes to help their students succeed is a critical peace of TFA’s approach – but it’s not enough to reach educational equity. Success relies on the work corps members do as alumni after their two-year commitment, from within the field of education and other sectors, to continue to expand opportunities for all students.
This Pre-Dental Guide is an overview of the programs, where they exist and when you should apply.
Pursuant to Section 155 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, (HEA) and to satisfy the requirements of Section 128(e)(3) of the Truth in Lending Act, a lender must obtain a self-certification signed by the applicant before disbursing a private education loan. The school is required on request to provide this form or the required information only for students admitted or enrolled at the school.
Research Opportunities in Psychology.
Is there an item that you'd like to see in the Doane Library collection? This online form is just one of many ways for you to request that we purchase a specific book, video, audio recording, or other media. Note that this form isn't suitable for rush requests or reserve requests.
Denison is committed to reducing its impact on the environment. To that end, Denison operates an extensive campus recycling program to reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills and to utilize resources in a more responsible manner. We recognize, however, that recycling is only one part of the issue. To move toward a more sustainable campus, Denison also must strive to reduce its consumption and waste in all aspects of campus operations.
Sustainability report on Denison's annual campus recycling by recyclable type and amount by year.
At Denison, we want to celebrate and observe all of the many traditions represented on campus. The information collected in this survey helps the Center for Religious & Spiritual Life shape and enhance their religious programs to be responsive to your background and interests in the best possible way.
If there is a credit balance on your account, you may request a refund by completing the Request for Refund form. Financial aid (scholarships, loans, grants, etc.) will not be refunded until after the tenth day of classes of the semester for which they were awarded. Normal processing time for refunds is ten days. You may request the check be sent to your home address or your Slayter Box.
A student with a disability who thinks he or she may need an accommodation to access a campus program, activity, or service should complete a Request for Faculty Notification Form each semester and return it to the Academic Support & Enrichment Center. Services and accommodations will not be offered until a student makes this request. Naturally, it is in the student's best interest to make this request as early as possible during each semester.
Denison University conducts background checks in compliance with Ohio and Federal Law for students engaging in volunteer and/or course-related work off campus.
This training manual is designed to promote awareness of risk and liability issues and to provide students with the training to enable them to work safely and effectively in the communities they are engaged in.
To be eligible to receive federal, state and institutional financial aid and to continue to receive that aid a student must maintain satisfactory academic progress toward the completion of his/her degree by maintaining a cumulative 2.0 GPA in addition to earning the required number of hours after each semester of attendance.
Denison's schedule of classes is available online for the Fall 2009 semester.
Denison's schedule of classes is available online for the Spring 2009 semester.
Denison's schedule of classes is available online for the Fall 2010 semester.
Denison's schedule of classes is available online for the Spring 2010 semester.
Denison's schedule of classes is available online for the Fall 2011 semester.