First-Year Students

We offer more than 40 undergraduate programs of study. Distinctive, hands-on experiences will teach you how to apply your skills and talents to directly into your chosen career.

Participation in our nationally-recognized service programs will give you the opportunity to make a positive and meaningful difference in individual lives, local communities, and the world.

Defiance College has a 98% career placement rate. This means nearly all of our graduates have found full-time employment or have entered graduate school.


Visiting a college campus is a great way to find out if a college is right for you. Check out our visit page to get started!


Applying online is FREE and easy so apply now!

After you are accepted, submit your enrollment deposit to secure your spot.


Your admissions counselor will answer any questions you have.

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