Learn Your Next Steps
Choose your student-type below to learn about next steps for admitted students and how to confirm your intent to enroll at OHIO. We look forward to welcoming you to the class of 2025!
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
July 29-August 19, 2021
Incoming students who have not attended orientation should sign up for a newly opened July/August date.
August 19-22, 2021
Residence halls open for new students August 19-22. Plan to arrive according to move-in schedule.
Complete pre-BSO activities including major change, modules, 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