Your best years shouldn’t happen at college

You’ll have a great time on The Hill, but no one should peak in their early 20s. At Denison, we’re setting you up for a lifetime of best years.

Innovative Academics

A next-level education

We combine the academic rigor of a liberal arts education with the pragmatic skills that all employers seek.

At Denison, our faculty are more than teachers — they’re mentors, guiding you to explore your passions and challenging you to reach your potential.

“I love discovering new ideas and passions, and I wanted an environment where I could grow as a person and a scholar. I found all that and more at Denison.” 

Abby Hasselbrink ’25
Danville, California

The Denison Advantage

Career launch resources

Remember what we said about a lifetime of best years? 

Challenging academics, an active campus community, and professional skill-building create the Denison advantage — this is how we launch students quickly and successfully into lives and careers.

“I’m majoring in global commerce with a minor in French and a focus on Europe. Learning about language, culture, and history helps me think of business on a global scale.”

Huyen Dinh ‘25
Hanoi, Vietnam

Best of Both Worlds Location

Granville + Columbus

The charm of a college town

The Denison Advantage begins on The Hill. Our fully residential campus overlooks picturesque Granville, Ohio, and the surrounding Welsh Hills.

The energy of a major city

Columbus — Ohio’s biggest city — is our next-door neighbor. Only 25 minutes away, Columbus is one of America’s fastest growing metropolitan areas.

largest city in the U.S. 14th
best city for new grads #3
rising city for startups Top 10

“I wanted a place where I didn't have to compromise, and I found it: A school with ‘big school energy’ but small class sizes, a cute town near a major city, and an intimate experience backed by a global network of alumni.”

Faith Boirard ’25 
North Attleboro, Massachusetts

Driven by Connection

Finding community

On The Hill, you’ll join a diverse community of mentors and friends. Your faculty and classmates hail from across the country and around the world. They bring their unique talents and life experiences to Denison, and you bring yours.

represented in the student body 50 U.S. states & 70 countries
Domestic students of color 21%
First-Generation students 13%

“I was surprised by how easily and quickly you can become close to professors here. I sent President Adam Weinberg an email — and a week later, we sat down for a morning chat."

Tait Ferguson ’23
Cleveland, Ohio

Get involved

Denison is defined by engagement, relationships, and experiences. Our students grow by diving in, and they do it together. Denisonians get involved — and the opportunities are unlimited.

student organizations 160+
campus leadership positions 600+
are student athletes 1/3
participates in the arts 1/3

After you graduate

A lifetime of best years

After four great years at Denison, you’ll leave The Hill with a distinct advantage: a powerful combination of practical knowledge, marketable experience, and creative vision. You’ll also join the ranks of a vast and accomplished alumni network.

Our grads have landed jobs at:

Where will you
go from here?

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