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The OHIO Transfer Experience

Ohio University is the place that fits your educational needs, whether you are transferring to the Athens Campus for a classic residential college experience, or if you are completing your degree online or at a regional campus.

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Am I a Transfer Student?

All campuses of Ohio University consider you to be a transfer applicant if you have completed more than 9 semester hours or 12 quarter hours at another regionally accredited institution after graduating from high school.

Transfer Resources

Life at OHIO

  • Focus on Academics


    In our more than 250 academic programs, you can expect challenging coursework, exciting research and creative activity, and real-world experience to help realize your potential.

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  • 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.

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  • Getting Involved


    From club sports to community service, you can choose your own way to get involved from more than 500 student organizations.

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Important Dates

  • Transfer Preview at OHIO Majors Fair

    October 2, 2019

    Prospective transfer students can explore OHIO's major, minor, and certificate opportunities while experiencing a campus visit.

  • FAFSA Opens October 1

    October 1, 2019

    The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will open October 1, 2019, for students enrolling fall 2020 and beyond.

  • Spring Transfer Application Deadline

    December 1, 2019

    The application priority date to transfer for the spring 2020 term is December 1.

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