Established in 1882 through a joint partnership between the Churches of God, General Counsel and the city of Findlay, the University of
Findlay has 60 undergraduate programs of study leading to baccalaureate degrees and
offers 10 master’s degrees, a doctor of pharmacy, a doctor of education and a doctor of physical therapy. The University is nationally known for its equestrian studies, animal science/pre-veterinary medicine, nuclear medicine technology, occupational therapy and physical therapy, and environmental, safety and occupational health management programs. A full list of programs of study may be accessed by clicking here.
Nearly 4,200 students from more than 40 countries are enrolled at Findlay. Approximately 1,250
students live on campus in University housing. With an international student population of more than 600, Findlay's campus offers global experiences to students from all over the world. In addition, our faculty and staff strive to create a supportive community in which our students grow and find their path to a meaningful life and productive career.
University of Findlay encompasses more than 388 acres, including its
73-acre main campus and six off-campus facilities. For a full list of
University facilities, click here.
abound for learning leadership and interpersonal skills outside the
classroom. Students may participate in any of nearly 100 student
organizations, including special interest clubs, student media, student
government, performing arts groups, service clubs, academic
honorary organizations, spiritual life groups and Greek sororities and
fraternities. Club sports and 18 intramural sports keep the
competitive spirit alive on campus.
The fine arts flourish on
campus with a variety of theatre productions, art exhibits and vocal
and instrumental music concerts that offer creative outlets and
training for students, as well as serve as a source of cultural
enrichment for the community.
The University of Findlay
participates in 24 intercollegiate sports: 10 men’s (baseball,
basketball, cross country, football, golf, indoor and outdoor track,
soccer, swimming and diving, tennis and wrestling); 12 women’s
(basketball, cheerleading, cross country, dance team, golf, lacrosse, softball, soccer, swimming and
diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and volleyball); and two mixed sports, western and English equestrian riding.
UF is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II and competes in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC). In July 2017 UF will be joining the Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC). Both equestrian
teams are members of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association.
University of Findlay is located in Findlay, Ohio, a small city that is pleasant and
progressive. Findlay has been
designated a “dream town” by Demographics Daily, and it has been repeatedly named one of the top 10 “micropolitan” areas (small cities) in the U.S. by Site Selection
magazine. Findlay is the only city in Ohio to have been named one of
the 100 Best Communities for Young People by
America’s Promise Alliance, an organization founded by Colin Powell.
is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and the national
accrediting organizations for athletic training, environmental health
science and protection, nuclear medicine technology, nursing, occupational
therapy, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant, social work
and teacher education. UF’s programs are also authorized by the Ohio Department of Higher Education.