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TU At A Glance

Students walking around campus

Tiffin University has an excellent reputation, a variety of strong academic programs, caring faculty with professional experience, friendly staff members and a kind environment – where our students come first.

Our degree programs are designed to assist students in achieving their full potential after graduation. Opportunities lead to results – and our faculty, staff and students form the community to make this happen, both inside and outside the classroom.

TypePrivate, coeducational (nonprofit)
PresidentLillian Schumacher, Ed.D.
Motto “Sine Audacia Nullum Praemium” translated as “without risk, there is no gain”
MascotBlaze the Dragon
School ColorsGreen and Gold
LocationTiffin, Ohio (population 17,900)
Campus153 acres
Employees184 full-time staff, 66 full-time faculty
Total Enrollment 3,176
Undergraduate Tiffin Campus 1,875
Non-Degree Seeking 147
Graduate Online and Off-Campus 582
Female 53%
Male 47%
Minority 21%
International 18%, 35 countries represented
First Generation 31%
  • Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
  • School of Science, Technology and Health
  • School of Business
  • School of Criminal Justice and Social Sciences
  • Schools of Creative and Media Arts
  • School of Education and Extended Learning
Degrees Associate, Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate
Undergraduate Degrees
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Bachelor of Criminal Justice (BCJ)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
Graduate Degrees
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Education (MEd)
  • Master of Humanities (MH)
  • Master of Science (MS)
Doctoral Degrees
  • Global Leadership and Change (Ph.D.)
Undergraduate Majors and Concentrations 50+
Graduate Programs 25+
Top Programs
  • Business Management
  • Psychology: Human Services
  • Forensic Psychology, Exercise
  • Cyber Security
  • Computer Science
Student-to-faculty Ratio 17 to 1
Average Seated, Undergraduate Class Size 21 students
Instructional Staff 68 full-time, 188 part-time
Terminal Degree Faculty 140
Estimated Cost $45,250 (2023)
Full-time, first-time, undergraduate students who received any financial aid 98% (2022)
Full-time, first-time undergraduate students who received any institutional aid 97% (2023)
Students Living On Campus 900 approx.
Students Commuting 650 approx.
Residence Halls 7
Student Clubs Organizations 50+
Greek Life 2 fraternities, 2 sororities
International Students 200+ students from 35 countries
Students participate in some type of extracurricular activity, not including sports 75%
Students participate in community service or volunteer work 74%
Affiliations NCAA Division II – G-MAC
Teams 26 NCAA Division II Teams
NCAA Championships 2
Club Sports 4
Intramural Sports 10


To truly stand out, we must not feel compelled to fit in.