In our more than 250 academic programs, you can expect challenging coursework, exciting research and creative activity, strong support services, and real-world experience to help realize your potential.
The OHIO Freshman Experience
At Ohio University, you will join a 216-year tradition of academic excellence. You will also find a close-knit college community and a wide array of opportunities to get involved. Discover who you can be at OHIO!
Life at OHIO
Focus on Academics
Living on Campus
At OHIO, your residence hall is a place to live, learn, and grow. We're committed to your health and safety, scholarship, student development, citizenship, and diversity -- right where you live.
From club sports to community service, you can choose your own way to get involved from more than 650 student organizations.
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OHIO Honors Program
Freshmen who receive financial aid
Tuition increase over four years
Educator of the Year
E.W. Scripps School of Journalism
July 29-August 19, 2021
Incoming students who have not attended orientation should sign up for a newly opened July/August date.
Common App Opens Soon
The Common App will open soon for fall 2022 applications to Ohio University.
August 19-22, 2021
Residence halls open for new students August 19-22. Plan to arrive according to move-in schedule.