The Denison Difference

Denison University is nationally recognized for the deep value of its prestigious academic programs and the warmth of its community. Denison is a place where the people are smart and engaged, where learning is infused with global perspectives, where relationships run deep, and where professors, staff, and coaches are both tough critics and passionate mentors.

At Denison, students explore their interests while discovering new passions. The college is rich with friendships, experiences, and opportunities. And with access to the gold standard in career exploration, meaningful internships, and a powerful alumni network, students develop the skills, values, and habits that help build a life of success. Denison unlocks potential.

A Denison education helps students develop confidence and excel. This process starts during orientations before the first day of classes and continues well after graduation.

With a brand-new performing arts center on the way, a host of new and unique areas of study, a state-of-the-art athletics facility, and a charming location at the edges of one of the country’s largest cities, Denison stands out among its top-tier liberal arts peers. The endorsements listed here offer just a sampling of the buzz that Denison has created with its culture of mentorship, global curriculum, breadth of co-curricular activities, and leadership opportunities.

Here’s what others are saying about Denison: