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.
The OHIO Transfer Experience
- 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.
Transfer Ambassadors are current Ohio University transfer students who know firsthand what transferring to OHIO is all about and can answer your questions.
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 from more than 650 student organizations.
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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.