As representatives of the University, each of us has multiple opportunities every day to influence what people think — and strengthen our brand — by presenting consistent, credible and authentic messages about Ohio Dominican, our people and
Building a strong brand for the University directly benefits our ability to recruit and retain students, attract talented faculty, enhance our academic reputation, engage alumni and connect with potential donors who share our passion and purpose.
The ODU Brand Positioning Statement
(Our Elevator Speech)
Ohio Dominican University is Central Ohio’s Catholic university. In-demand majors, graduate programs and an outstanding liberal arts foundation prepare students to succeed in today’s ever-changing global marketplace. At ODU, students connect
their passion with a purpose.
Our Promise to Students
Connect Your Passion With a Purpose.
Telling the Ohio Dominican Story
The Ohio Dominican story is clearly reflected in our mission: As a Catholic liberal arts university in the Dominican tradition, Ohio Dominican University is guided in its educational mission by the Dominican motto: to contemplate truth and to share with others the fruits of this contemplation.
Ohio Dominican educates individuals committed to intellectual, spiritual and professional growth, who develop into lifelong learners, serving others in a global society. They in turn become ethical and effective leaders grounded in the pursuit of truth,
justice and peace.
Our Core Messages