People can tell you how great a place is, but the best way to know whether it's right for you is to see it--and experience it--for yourself. At Ohio University, we welcome your visit and offer a variety of campus visitation programs to suit your needs.
Special Campus Visit Programs
Click here to view a list of our upcoming special visit programs!
OHIO Discovery Day - Saturdays: October 4, November 15, December 6
This fall open-house is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to see if OHIO could be your perfect home away from home.
Alumni Family Day - Friday, October 10
Hosted during OHIO Homecoming, Undergraduate Admissions and the Ohio University Alumni Association welcome alumni with high school juniors and seniors to learn about what the next generation can do to become successful Bobcats!
Experience the Arts Day - Monday, October 13
Have a passion for art, dance, music, or theater? This special one-day open-house program is designed for juniors or seniors interested in pursuing a major in the College of Fine Arts.
Regular Visit Options
Campus Visits for High School Students
Are you a junior or senior in high school interested in applying to Ohio? Our regular campus visit program is designed specifically for you! Visit options are available Monday through Friday and most Saturday mornings. Your visit consists of a 30 minute group information session led by an admissions professional in Baker University Center, along with a 90 minute campus walking tour led by a current student. Times and availability vary by date and during peak visitation seasons.
Transfer appointments are available Monday through Friday for students who wish to learn more about transferring to Ohio University. Student-guided walking tours are also available.
Academic Departmental Visits
Group Visits - Grades 8-12
If you would like to speak with someone in your area of academic interest, you will need to use our departmental contact list to schedule that visit directly with the department before you schedule your admissions visit.
Undergraduate Admissions can help you organize a special group visit to the Athens campus. To arrange a group visit, you will need to register your group online at least six weeks prior to the requested visit date.
Group Visits - Community College Groups
Undergraduate Admissions welcomes groups of 4-year bound community college students to visit campus to learn about transferring to OHIO.
Explore OHIO on your own
Undergraduate Admissions welcomes you to visit Ohio University, even if you are unable to schedule a formal visit with our office. Plan your trip to campus with this helpful information.
In addition to OHIO's online tour, you can also download the mobile app version on your iPhone or Android phone.
Please note: If you or anyone in your party needs disability accommodations, please contact Undergraduate Admissions at 740.593.4100.
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