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Academic Department Visits

Learn more about your college and reach out to faculty and staff

Academic Department Visits

We are ready to support you with all the info you need to make your college decision. Ohio University's academic colleges have provided multiple options to connect online, including individual appointments, webinars, and chats. View a calendar of all academic virtual visit opportunities or select the academic college that interests you below to find out more.

Forever OHIO

Whether you've been planning to be an inventor, creator, leader forever or are still deciding what passions you want to follow, faculty in all of our academic colleges are ready to support and guide you.

Center for International Studies

The Center for International Studies (CIS) advances excellence in education, research, and outreach for Ohio University by fostering an innovative academic community. The Center aspires to be the nation's model of distinction in educating globally engaged citizens, promoting sustainable and responsible development, and contributing to peace and justice in the world.  Our faculty and staff advisors mentor and guide students through coursework, study away, internships, world languages, and career development.

How to Connect with the Center for International Studies

  • Email us with questions or to connect with faculty and staff.

College of Arts & Sciences

In the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University, students explore the sciences, humanities and social sciences — preparing for successful lives through a 21st century education.

How to connect with the College of Arts & Sciences

  • Register for an academic session during a daily campus visit (available Tuesday; Friday)

  • To connect with an advisor from the College of Arts and Sciences, send us an email.


College of Business

OHIO’s College of Business is a top-ranked business program that offers a hands-on, personalized experience for undergraduate students. Our business-specific Career & Student Success Center supports students from 11 business majors with regular check-ins, programming, and strategically integrated career coursework. The result? Ninety percent of students are employed or attending graduate school within 90 days of graduation.

How to Connect with the College of Business

College of Health Sciences and Professions

OHIO’s College of Health Sciences and Professions offers one of the most comprehensive, supportive undergraduate health-focused learning experiences in the nation. Its high-tech facilities, outstanding preparation for licensure exams and real-world community engagement offerings transcend the traditional classroom setting to deliver the most complete educational experience in Ohio.

How to Connect with the College of Health Sciences and Professions

  • Register for an academic session during a daily campus visit:

    • General College of Health Sciences and Professions session (available Monday; Wednesday-Friday)

    • School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness (available Monday; Tuesday; Thursday)

    • School of Rehabilitation and Communication Sciences (available Tuesday)

    • School of Nursing (available Thursday; Friday)

  • Check out our Academic Advising and Career Resources page to connect with a CHSP advisor through email or by phone.


College of Fine Arts

The College of Fine Arts at Ohio University believes in the power of the arts to create positive transformation in the world. Our focus on hands-on learning, profound interactions between students and faculty, and partnerships between the College and regional municipal, cultural, and educational institutions prepare students for a lifetime of meaningful artistic work. With nine top-ranked programs in traditional areas of focus and a cutting-edge slate of interdisciplinary degrees and 4+1 master’s programs, our graduates are positioned for success in the 21st century.

How to Connect with the College of Fine Arts

  • To ask questions or chat with College of Fine Arts faculty, send us an email.

The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education

Ohio University’s Patton College of Education offers undergraduate degrees in Teacher Education, Fashion Merchandising, Hospitality, and Recreation. The Patton College has a national reputation for providing individualized experiences through hands-on experiential learning opportunities, person-centered academic advising, and career-preparation support.

How to Connect with the Patton College of Education

Honors Tutorial College

The only degree-granting college of its kind in the United States, the Honors Tutorial College provides high-achieving students with flexibility to pursue their academic interests in intensive one-on-one and small-group tutorials with renowned faculty. Curiosity takes the lead in 36 programs of study, allowing HTC students unparalleled individualization and the opportunity to define their own success.

How to Connect with the Honors Tutorial College

  • Register for an academic session during a daily campus visit (available Monday; Friday)
  • Send us an email with your questions.

Russ College of Engineering and Technology

The Russ College of Engineering and Technology educates exceptionally well-prepared and well-rounded future leaders who can contribute to society as soon as they graduate. Every undergraduate participates in experiential learning activities, including research, competition teams, and internships. You can finish in four years -- and 97% of students have a job or are in grad school after graduation.

How to Connect with the Russ College of Engineering and Technology

Scripps College of Communication

In the Scripps College of Communication, we prepare the next generation of innovative communicators for success in a wide variety of careers. As one of our students, you’ll find incredible faculty mentorship, exclusive opportunities for hands-on professional experience, and a vast and supportive lifelong network.

How to Connect with the Scripps College of Communication

  • Register for an academic session during a daily campus visit:

    • School of Emerging Communication Technologies (available Monday-Friday)

    • School of Journalism (available Monday-Wednesday; Friday)

    • School of Media Arts and Studies (available Monday; Friday)

    • School of Communication Studies (available Monday; Friday)

  • Send an email to Greg Moeller, assistant dean for student success, or call 740.593.0246.

  • Send an email to Paula Linscott, senior partnerships manager, or call 740.593.0020.

University College

University College serves both undecided/undeclared students who are exploring their major and career pathways before selecting a major and degree program. Our supportive environment gives you the structure and resources you need, while our professional advisors assist you in mapping out a successful path to degree completion.

How to Connect with University College

  • Call 740.593.1935 to schedule a one-on-one appointment
  • Email us your questions.