Visit Defiance College

On-campus visits are available! These visits include a one-on-one consultation with an admissions counselor, a personalized session with faculty, and a campus tour. Meetings with faculty and coaches will be held virtually and must be requested when booking a visit.

Prefer to visit virtually? You can! Schedule a virtual visit now!

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Your health and safety are our top priority. At this time, we have implemented the following guidelines for all on-campus visits:
  • Students and guests will be asked to wear a mask or facial covering. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you.
  • All visitors will be subject to temperature checks upon arrival. Those with a temperature of 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher will not be permitted to visit with staff.
  • Physical distancing will be implemented for all meetings.
  • Tour guides will be provided with disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer.
  • Meeting areas will be cleaned and disinfected thoroughly between uses.
    Schedule your on-campus visit today!

Contact us with any questions at or 800-520-4632. Learn about our scholarships and awards.

Thinking about transferring to Defiance College? This transfer event is designed just for you! Your personalized appointment will include a meeting with a transfer counselor, financial aid representative, and faculty member in your major of choice.


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.

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Phone: 419-783-2359

Mandie Heil
Admissions Counselor