Ohio University

Dates and Deadlines

Freshman Priority Dates

Entering Semester  Early Action Deadline  Rolling Admission Deadline 
Fall November 15* February 1
Spring   December 1
Summer   February 1

*Applicants who meet the early action deadline will receive priority consideration for direct entry to academic programs, merit scholarship programs, and University honors experiences.

We’re here to answer any questions you may have 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, Monday-Friday at 740.593.4100 or admissions@ohio.edu. You can also contact us to request an application fee waiver.

Transfer Priority Dates

Entering Semester  Application Priority Deadline  Transcript Deadline 
Fall June 15* July 15**
Spring December 1 December 15
Summer April 15 May 1

To be eligible for merit scholarship consideration, transfer students must apply for the fall semester and be admitted by May 15.
*Applications from U.S. students will be considered after this date on a space-available basis.
** If your current college or university operates on a quarter system, your transcript may not be available until after the priority date; please have it sent as soon as possible. Transcripts from any other institutions you have attended should be sent prior to the deadline.

International Priority Dates

Entering Semester  Early Action Deadline  Rolling Admission Deadline 
Fall November 15* February 1
Spring   September 1
Summer   February 1

*Applicants who meet the early action deadline will receive priority consideration for direct entry to academic programs, merit scholarship programs, and University honors experiences. Transfer students should complete applications according to rolling admission deadlines.

Online Priority Dates

Entering Semester Application Priority Date* Transcript Deadline

Fall

Fall 2

Fall 3

June 15 

August 15 (Extended!)

August 15 

July 1

September 1 (Extended!)

September 1

Spring

Spring 2

Spring 3

November 15

December 15

January 15

December 1

January 1

February 1

Summer

Summer 2

March 15

April 15

April 1

May 1

Sub-term options available for the RN to BSN program only.

*Applications from U.S. students will be considered after this date on a space-available basis.