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Athens Campus Tuition and Fees

The tables below list the rate schedules for tuition, residence hall, meal plan, and Career and Experiential Learning fee for undergraduate students admitted to Ohio University for the 2024-25 academic year.

These rates apply to the Athens campus only and will remain unchanged for four years (or 12 consecutive semesters including summers).

OHIO Guarantee

The OHIO Guarantee is a cohort based, level-rate tuition, housing, and dining model that assures students and their families a set of comprehensive rates for the pursuit of an undergraduate degree at Ohio University. For more information, visit The OHIO Guarantee page

Athens Campus Undergraduate Tuition (per semester)
Credit HoursInstructional FeeGeneral FeeOhio Resident TotalNon-Resident FeeOut-of-state Resident Total
Full-time (12-20)$6,259$712$6,971$5,340$12,311

Beyond 20 Hours: Resident Fee is $327 per hour and Non-Resident Fee is $613 per hour.
Career & Experiential Learning Fee:  $9 per hour (maximum $108)

Residence Hall Rates
Residence Hall Room TypeRate per Semester
Standard Single$4,133
Renovated Single$5,408
Suite Single$5,635
Super Single$5,970
Standard Double$4,133
Renovated Double$4,787
Suite Doubles & Triples$5,512
Super Double$5,340
Standard Multi-Occupancy$3,894
Renovated Multi-Occupancy$4,149

See Housing & Residence Life for more information on residence halls.


Residential Meal Plan Rates
Residential Meal PlansRate per Semester
10 Meal Plan (second year and above)$2,313
14 Meal Plan$2,575
20 Meal Plan$2,750
14 Meal Plan — Flex$3,509
20 Meal Plan — Flex$3,912

See Culinary Services for meal plan descriptions.

Multi-Campus Enrollment

  • If a student is enrolled on more than one Regional campus, the tuition is calculated based on the number of hours enrolled at each campus, not to exceed the Regional comprehensive rate of the applicable OHIO Guarantee cohort for 12-20 hours. 
  • If a student is enrolled in Athens and Regional campuses, the tuition is calculated based on the number of hours enrolled at each campus, not to exceed the Athens comprehensive rate of the applicable OHIO Guarantee cohort for 12-20 hours.
  • OHIO Online (eCampus) enrollment is not included in the comprehensive tuition for either Athens or Regional campuses. OHIO Online tuition and fees are charged above Athens and/or Regional campus tuition and fees.

2024-25 undergraduate admitted students who are enrolled in Athens classes Summer 2024 will be assessed The OHIO Guarantee rates for 2023-24 for Summer 2024 only.

The Student Health Insurance and Student Legal Service Fee will be assessed in addition to tuition. Please visit each page for further information.

Program fees for study abroad and domestic travel courses (e.g. flight costs, activity fees, etc.) are not part of The OHIO Guarantee; however, the tuition for these courses is included in The OHIO Guarantee.

Class fees for a small number programs or activities will be assessed beyond or in addition to the above listed tuition rates. These additional fees are denoted in the Course Offerings.

If a course offers Digital Course Materials, information will be included in the Textbooks and Materials section of its description in Course Offerings.

Tuition and fee assessment is dependent upon the following factors:

  • Student level (undergraduate, graduate, medical)
  • Tuition fee structure (e.g. OHIO Guarantee cohort, graduate program, etc.)
  • Campus of class(es)
  • Course load (number of credit hours of enrollment)
  • Ohio residency

Ohio University reserves the right to make, without prior notice, any fee adjustments that may become necessary.