Ohio University

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

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    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 650 student organizations.

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Number of exclusive transfer scholarships

Top 25

Most affordable college towns

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Active U.S. patents

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Average number of credit hours transferred

Important Dates

  • Common App Is Open

    August 2020

    The Common App is open for fall 2021 applications to Ohio University.

  • Bobcat Student Orientation

    August 20, 2020

    Incoming transfer students who have not attended orientation should sign up for the August 20 session.

  • Phased Return to Campus

    August 2020

    Phased return to campus and online-only option prioritize the health and safety of OHIO students, faculty, and staff.

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Please request application information regarding admission as a student using the form below.

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