All campuses of Ohio University consider you to be a transfer applicant if you have completed more than 9 semester (or 12 quarter) hours at another regionally accredited institution after graduating from high school.
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.
- OHIO is one of the nation's Most Transfer-Friendly Universities and the only public transfer-friendly honor roll recipient in the state.
- As a pioneer in transfer credit acceptance, OHIO continues to streamline the process for students.
- With numerous orientation and support programs (from Learning Communities to transfer ambassadors), OHIO helps transfer students seamlessly transition.
Ohio University accepts several different kinds of transfer credit, including credit by examination and coursework from other institutions.
Transfer Ambassadors are current Ohio University transfer students who know firsthand what transferring to OHIO is all about and can answer your questions.
OHIO Transfer Day
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.
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 in one of OHIO's 500+ student organizations.
Fall Transfer Application Deadline
June 15, 2023
Application priority date to transfer for fall 2023 is June 15.
Bobcat Student Orientation
Beginning February 1
Sign up for Bobcat Student Orientation, which is required for incoming first-year and transfer students.
Ensure Final Transcripts Are Sent to OHIO
June 30, 2023
Request that your final transcripts are sent to Undergraduate Admissions.
Take a Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour of Ohio University to learn more about our campus, residences, athletic facilities, and more.