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Congratulations, you're admitted!

Admitted Students

Your admission is our vote of confidence in you

We see unlimited potential in you, and we will support you as you discover where that potential can take you. We take our responsibility to provide you with the information you need to make your college decision seriously and look forward to welcoming you to the class of 2025! 

Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis invites you to become a part of our 216-year tradition of academic excellence and a close-knit college community that will support you now and for life.

Next Steps

Choose from the following links to learn about next steps for admitted students and to confirm your intent to enroll.

Important Dates

  • Housing Contract Open

    Beginning January 8, 2021

    Submission of the housing contract and deposit confirms your intent to enroll at OHIO in fall 2021.

  • Apply Online to Join a Learning Community

    Beginning February 1, 2021

    First-year and transfer students can gain study partners and friends by joining a learning community.

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OHIO Stories

“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
Clarion, PA

“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
Columbus, Ohio