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Fall 2021 Semester Plan:

Ohio University moving toward largely normal operations.

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Undergraduate Admissions

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At Ohio University, our faculty never settle, and neither should you. OHIO strives to be the best student-centered, transformative learning community in America, where students move their ideas into action in more than 250 different academic programs. Here, you can create the change you seek and experience undeniable outcomes. Apply to Ohio University today!

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Important Dates

  • Sign up for Bobcat Student Orientation

    Beginning June 1, 2021

    Don't forget to sign up for Bobcat Student Orientation, which is required for incoming first-year and transfer students. Virtual and in-person dates are available.

  • Prepare for Bobcat Student Orientation (BSO)

    June-August 2021

    Complete pre-BSO activities including major change, modules, placement tests, etc. to prepare for orientation.

  • Ensure Final Transcripts Are Sent to OHIO

    June 30, 2021

    Request that your final transcripts be sent to Undergraduate Admissions.


The OHIO Guarantee+

At Ohio University, we have long been committed to affordability, predictability, and cost transparency through our OHIO Guarantee, providing level-rate tuition, housing, dining, and fees locked in for 12 consecutive semesters. Now, we’re taking that commitment to a whole new level by delivering an individualized graduation plan that ensures you’ll graduate on time and on plan, or we’ll make it right, including covering the cost of additional courses if necessary. That way, you know the total cost of college from the start. Plus, we’re expanding access to alumni-only scholarships for continuing education as well as career counseling for life. It goes beyond a guaranteed price to deliver real return on your investment. It's the OHIO Guarantee+.

The OHIO Guarantee+


Ranking for student satisfaction

Best Value

According to U.S. News & World Report


Employed/enrolled in grad school within a year


Ranking for Best College Small Town

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