Checklist for Getting Started

 Welcome to Ohio University! As a new student, there are many important things to do before starting classes.

1) Communicate with your graduate program to ensure that you have registered for the proper courses for the upcoming term. Click here to see your official course schedule.
2) Check with the bursar's office that all your financial payments have been taken cared of.
3) Make sure you have health insurance. You cannot take courses at OU without having health insurance. (International students are required to use the OU student health insurance plan.)
4) Find a place to live!
5) Be sure to attend the New Graduate Student Orientation and check with your department for any departmental orientations.