In our 250+ academic programs, you can expect challenging coursework, exciting research and creative activity, strong support services and real-world experience to help realize your potential.
The OHIO Freshman Experience
At Ohio University, you will join a 218-year tradition of academic excellence. You will also find a close-knit college community and a wide array of opportunities to get involved. Discover who you can be at OHIO!
Life at OHIO
Focus on Academics
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 in one of OHIO's 500+ student organizations.
Honors and Scholars at OHIO
Many Credits Transfer
Bobcat Student Orientation
By June 30, 2023
Incoming freshmen must sign up for BSO by the June 30 priority date to secure a place in the fall 2023 entering class.
Ensure Final Transcripts Are Sent to OHIO
June 30, 2023
Request that your final transcripts are sent to Undergraduate Admissions.
Prepare for Bobcat Student Orientation (BSO)
Complete pre-BSO activities including online modules and placement tests to prepare for orientation.
Take a Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour of Ohio University to learn more about our campus, residences, athletic facilities and more.