In 2005, the university acquired 49 acres of land for $25 million, which once housed NCR Corp.`s cash plant complex. The purchase extended the university`s borders westward to the Great Miami River and increased the total area to 216 hectares.  Students who choose to participate in study abroad programs, whether sponsored by the University of Dayton or another university, may qualify for financial aid to cover a portion of the expenses. Please note that this assistance may affect your eligibility on campus during the next semester. In the centre of campus are St Mary`s Hall and the iconic Chapel of the Immaculate Conception, whose blue dome inspired the university`s logo. In the early years, St. .