Visit Defiance College

The best way to get to know Defiance College is to experience it for yourself. A campus visit will help you feel confident, knowing that you made the right choice for your college education. A visit to DC includes a personalized look at our academic programs. Experience the advantages of small class sizes and a faculty dedicated to individual attention.

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To set up your campus visit, call us at 1-800-520-GODC or 419-783-2359, follow an RSVP link below, or e-mail us at


INDIVIDUAL CAMPUS VISIT - YOU pick the day & time

The Admissions Office welcomes visitors Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and most Saturday mornings during the academic year from 9:00 a.m. until noon.

Depending on your preferences, you can:

If you want to visit a class, tell us when you make your appointment.

Choose your own visit day


Serrick Center building on the Defiance College campus

Defiance College is in the Northwest corner of Ohio at the confluence of the Auglaize and Maumee Rivers; one hour from Lima and Toledo, Ohio, and Ft. Wayne, Indiana; two hours from Detroit, Michigan; three hours from Columbus and Cleveland, Ohio; and four hours from Chicago, Illinois. The city of Defiance has 18,000 residents.

Directions to the Defiance College campus
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City of Defiance Development and Visitors Bureau

The Clinton Street river bridge (OH Routes 15, 18, 66) will be closed until late 2019. Click here to view a detour map (PDF).


Madeline Glassford
Admissions Counselor

Mindi Lynn
Office and Data Manager for Enrollment Management
1-800-520-GO DC (4632)