Walsh University is a private not-for-profit, 4-year, Roman Catholic university in North Canton, Ohio, USA. It was founded in 1958 by the Brothers of Christian Instruction, initially as a liberal arts college. Walsh College gained "University" status in 1981 when it introduced its first graduate program. Walsh University's motto is "A Catholic University of Distinction."
Walsh University is made up of nineteen buildings on a 140-acre campus. In 2006, there were approximately 2,500 students attending the University. About 75% of incoming freshman reside on campus.
Walsh's current President is Richard Jusseaume ('67).