Get in the Bobcat Spirit
Before becoming an official Bobcat, learn some of the basics to really get you in the OHIO spirit! Learn the O-H-I-O Chant, download Bobcat GIFs and printable graphics and more.
Become Forever OHIO
Your admission is our vote of confidence in you
July and August
Incoming students who have not attended orientation should sign up for one of the remaining sessions.
August 18-20, 2022
Residence halls open for new students August 18-20. Plan to arrive according to move-in schedule.
Complete pre-BSO activities including major change, modules and placement tests, etc. to prepare for orientation.
“I really wanted to go into something meaningful. Sustainability was something I’ve always been big on. It’s constantly becoming a bigger and bigger issue. I want to learn how I can help, and I’m excited that I can do that as part of my major.”
Maddie McNamara '22
“I sat in on some classes, met some faculty who were doing wonderful things, and said this is home, a place for me to grow and to become a new person. I said I’m going to Ohio University to study acting, and here I am.”
Caleb Crawford '20