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Special Campus Visit Programs

Ohio University offers a variety of campus visit options throughout the year, including regular campus visit programs Monday through Friday and most Saturdays. In addition, these special campus visit programs are offered to give you a more in-depth look at OHIO.  

OHIO Up Close

March 3, 17, 24, 31
April 7, 21

OHIO Up Close is an open house designed for admitted first-year students. This one-day event is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to get the essentials about life on the Athens campus, including academics, residence life, and campus organizations. The program includes special tour options, an academic session, resource fair, and a Q&A panel. Campus departments will be available to help you with your next steps to enrolling!

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Transfer Day at OHIO Up Close

March 17

Transfer Day at OHIO Up Close is an open house designed for students interested in transferring to the Athens campus. This one-day event is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to meet with a member of the Undergraduate Admissions team to review how your credits will transfer to OHIO and get the essentials about life on the Athens campus.

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VisCom Open House at OHIO Up Close

March 31

The VisCom Open House, hosted in partnership with the OHIO Up Close program on March 31, allows admitted School of Visual Communication students to meet faculty and current students, discuss the track that best fits their career plans, and participate in an optional portfolio review.

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Experience Scripps Day

March 18

Join us for this special campus visit program hosted by Ohio University's Scripps College of Communication. This program highlights the opportunities for prospective students interested in communication studies, media arts and studies, information and telecommunication studies, journalism, and visual communication. Learn about careers in the field, tour our state-of-the-art facilities, and meet faculty, staff, and current students. 

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OHIO Next Step Programs

Toledo, OH - March 9
Dayton, OH - March 9
Lima, OH - March 10
Cincinnati, OH - March 13
Detroit, MI - March 27
Cleveland, OH - March 29
Akron/Canton, OH - March 30

Designed for students interested in enrolling at Ohio University, our Next Step programs will provide additional information for admitted students including learning communities, Bobcat Student Orientation, options for funding your education, and important dates to remember. Students will also have the option of completing the housing contract online with admissions advisors present to assist in the process.

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Future Student Receptions

Chicago, IL - March 5
Buffalo, NY - March 18
Pittsburgh, PA - March 19
Charlotte, NC - March 25
Greater Washington, D.C. - April 2

Join Ohio University representatives at one of our student receptions where interested students will have the opportunity to meet with admissions advisors, other admitted and prospective students, parents, alumni, and OHIO faculty and staff. Student receptions include a brief program and opportunities for Q&A.

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