The value of a Defiance College education has risen significantly as Defiance’s reputation has grown. The College consistently earns national recognition for its academic quality and commitment to student success.
• Defiance College has been named for two consecutive years to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for exemplary service efforts, Hurricane Katrina relief, and service to disadvantaged youth.
• The Princeton Review selected Defiance College for its Colleges With a Conscience: 81 Great Schools with Outstanding Community Involvement.
• The John Templeton Foundation’s Honor Roll for Character-Building Colleges recognizes Defiance for encouraging students to “search for truth and develop a sensitivity to the world around them through community service and responsible citizenship.”
• Colleges of Distinction, a guide that measures colleges against four criteria—engaged students, great teaching, a vibrant community, and successful outcomes—recognizes Defiance for excelling in all four categories.