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About Davenport

Our mission is to prepare and transform students to achieve the highest levels of academic performance, leading them to excel and advance in their chosen fields in the 21st century.

Quick Facts

Davenport University is a Michigan-based, private, non-profit university with campuses statewide and online.


Over 6,000 students


  • Higher Learning Commission 
  • International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)
  • Other college-specific accreditations

Quality and Value

Davenport offers value by keeping tuition among the lowest of all private colleges and universities in Michigan. Our leadership, faculty and staff also maintain strong focus on providing:

  • The highest academic quality
  • Small class sizes
  • Convenient campus locations
  • Faculty with professional experience 
  • Dynamic curriculum addressing in-demand careers.


Based on academic qualifications; award amounts vary up to full tuition.

Course Delivery

In-seat courses offered days, evenings and weekends. Online courses available 24/7.

Academic Programs

Davenport offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in more than 50 programs through its Colleges of Business, Technology, Health Professions, Arts & Sciences and Urban Education.


Beginning with the 2017-18 academic year, Davenport is a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) and NCAA Division II. In addition to national team championships in competitive cheer, hockey, lacrosse, rugby and soccer, plus individual championships in track & field, Davenport's men's and women's teams include baseball, basketball, cross country, dance, football, golf, softball, tennis, volleyball and wrestling. To learn more about our athletics programs, please visit