Founded in 1866, Davenport is a private, non-profit university serving more than 8,000 students at campuses across Michigan and online. With tuition among the lowest of all private universities in the state, Davenport provides high academic quality, small class sizes, conveniently located campuses, faculty with real-world experience and more than 80 dynamic undergraduate and graduate programs addressing in-demand careers in business, technology, health professions and urban education. More information is available at www.davenport.edu.
Davenport University is a leader and innovator amongst Higher Education institutions. DU received national recognition from The Chronicle of Higher Education for compensation and benefits offerings as well as supervisor/department chair relationship. The university also received recognition from the Detroit Free Press as a Top Workplace affirming Davenport as an ethical, caring employer with solid leadership and development opportunities for its staff and faculty. Most recently, Davenport was a recipient of the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award.
Davenport University benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, 403 (b) with 10% employer contribution after one year of service, tuition remission, generous paid-time-off flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program , life insurance, long-term disability, salary continuation, flexible work arrangements, and professional development opportunities just to name a few!