About UToledo


150 years of Life-changing Education

Since 1872, The University of Toledo has been improving lives. Our graduates conduct cutting-edge research, perform on stage, heal patients, teach in classrooms and make an impact in their communities. We offer 300+ undergraduate and graduate degree programs across the arts, business, education, engineering, law, medicine, natural sciences, nursing and pharmacy. At UToledo, it's all about the possibilities and opportunities. No limitations.


Our National Reputation

At The University of Toledo, we are driven to think smarter, tackle challenges and improve lives. We are renowned for research in the areas of astronomy and astrophysics; solar energy, water quality and sustainable technologies; and cell architecture and dynamics. Other areas of unique distinction include human trafficking, disability studies, hypertension and precision medicine.

  • UToledo has 31 academic programs — including undergraduate, graduate, online and professional programs — that are nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News also ranks us as a Best National University.
  • We empower our students to achieve and reach their goals ― personally, academically and professionally. We offer students plentiful opportunities to build their skills and resumes through experiential, hands-on learning. Our student outcomes attest to the power of a supportive campus community to our students’ success.
  • Our Tuition Guarantee puts a UToledo degree within reach for more families. By offering students an affordable and transformational degree, UToledo is paving the way for their future success. UToledo is ranked a Top Performer in Social Mobility by U.S. News & World Report and is ranked second in Ohio for graduates’ social mobility. UToledo is among the highest compared to other Ohio public research universities for graduates’ income mobility.


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President Gregory Postel

Dr. Gregory Postel was named the 18th president of The University of Toledo during a special Board of Trustees meeting on March 2, 2021, after serving as interim president since July 6, 2020.

Meet our leadership team and see how UToledo makes an impact in the city and around the world.

UToledo's Strategic Plan
Dr. Gregory Postel


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Our Toledo Community

Building Connections

The University of Toledo is proud to be the city of Toledo's university. We are partners — each invested in the other. Many UToledo alumni stay in the Toledo metropolitan area — a testament to the region's opportunity, affordability and quality of life.

Learn more about the Glass City




Our Alumni

Powering Success

Our Rocket alumni make an impact wherever they land. Our graduates live in all 50 states and in more than 90 countries.

Meet UToledo Alumni

Prakash Karamchandani and Hochan Jang, co-founders of Balance Pan-Asian Grille and Bubble Tea

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Our History

Is that a real rocket outside the Glass Bowl? How did UToledo become the Rockets? The University of Toledo has a remarkable history that spans 150 years.

Explore UToledo History


Our History

Is that a real rocket outside the Glass Bowl? How did UToledo become the Rockets? The University of Toledo has a remarkable history that spans 150 years.

Explore UToledo History

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Your Opportunities


We'd love to see you on campus. Our admission team is available to answer all your questions.


The University of Toledo is a great place to work. View employment opportunities.


Generous donors like you allow us to make an impact all around the globe.


UToledo and the Glass City have so much to offer. Come see for yourself!


Last Updated: 6/30/23