Back and Better, Daytona Forever

Your Trip

Dayton2Daytona has been a tradition for over 30 years. Founded in 1977, the tradition brings together 2,000 upper-class students for a week of pool parties, concerts, club events, and general relaxation in Daytona Beach, FL.

*Dayton2Daytona is not associated and or sponsored by the University of Dayton.

Previously on Dayton2Daytona…

Past Performances

in case you have any

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Dayton2Daytona run by the University of Dayton?

Dayton2Daytona is not associated and or sponsored by the University of Dayton


When can I check-in to my hotel?

Check-in will run from 1pm to 5pm on the first day of the trip. Every individual group will receive a designated check-in time roughly 1 week before the start of trip. On a related note, the hotel check-out process will begin at 8am on the final day of the trip.


Does the price of the trip include transportation?

No. Students are responsible for finding their own transportation to and from Daytona.


What is the best way to get down there?

While some students elect to drive, the majority opt to fly. For the students who take flights, the Daytona Beach and Orlando airports serve as viable options for a final destination.


Can friends from other school come to Daytona?

No. Only current Junior and Senior UD students may attend.


Where can I get some sweet D2D Swag?

Catch the D2D committee at table hours, Free Stuff Fridays, or email us at


How do I pay for my trip?

Click the “Book Now” button to get started. Payments must be made using either VISA or Mastercard; no other forms of payment are accepted.


How many people can stay in a single hotel room?

Guests can be accommodated in 2, 3, 4, or 5 person arrangements. Note, however, that the cost of the trip (per person) increases if fewer than 5 guests occupy a given room


Will you help me find a roommate?

We do not identify roommates. Students seeking additional roommates should reach out to the Dayton2Daytona committee at  Roommate assistance is not guaranteed. Students who do not identify roommates will be charged the full rate applicable to the number of students in their room.


Can I have roommates of another gender?

No.  You must room with students of the same gender.  Rooms with multiple genders will be split up and additional fees will be incurred as a result of less people being registered in reach room.


How much extra 'spending money' should I bring?

It will depend on the individual. However, $200-$300 will get the average person through the week without issue.


Do I have to be 21 to attend Dayton 2 Daytona?

No, Dayton to Daytona is open to all Juniors and Seniors this year.


How can I get from the Orlando airport to my hotel?

Students are responsible for finding their own transportation from the airport to the hotel.

what’s the low down on

Requirements and Eligibility

Students are required to meet certain eligibility requirements in order to travel on Dayton2Daytona. Before registering, review our list of requirements. Also, be sure to check out our Key Dates.

I am a current Junior or Senior student

I acknowledge that Dayton2Daytona is not associated and or sponsored by the University of Dayton

I acknowledge that the legal age to consume alcohol in the state of Florida is 21

I have never been removed from a previous D2D trip

I have reviewed and meet all eligibility requirements

I am ready to have a great time

Caleb Holtzman

“Time flies when you’re having fun and this was the fastest week of my life.”

- Caleb Holtzman
Greg Mulvey

“You don’t fully understand the power of community until 2000 of your friends travel to Daytona with you.”

- Greg Mulvey
MC Healy

“5 days; 120 hours; 7200 minutes; 432000 seconds. Daytona. The best week of your life.”

- MC Healy
Sarah O'Conner

“It’s overwhelming to see the sea of UD students on a huge pool deck, celebrating UD with lots of corn-dogs and sunburns. It’s something I’ll take with me forever!”

- Sarah O'Conner

next stop, Daytona!

Get the party started!

Register before Saturday, February 8th to be entered into the Daytona Room Lottery!


per person
Book Now

*Based on quint occupancy. Quad add $50, Triple add $70, Double add $150

**Dayton2Daytona is not associated and or sponsored by the University of Dayton