Your admission is our vote of confidence in you
We see unlimited potential in you, and we will support you as you discover where that potential can take you. We take our responsibility to provide you with the information you need to make your college decision seriously and look forward to welcoming you to the class of 2024!
Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis invites you to become a part of our 216-year tradition of academic excellence and a close-knit college community that will support you now and for life.
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Meet our Bobcat Student Orientation Leaders
Current students who serve as Bobcat Student Orientation leaders offer tips on how to make the most of the experience and your first year at Ohio University. Haven't signed up yet? Additional dates for orientation are now available!
New dates added for BSO, which is required for incoming first-year and transfer students.
Complete pre-BSO activities including major change, modules, placement tests, etc. to prepare for orientation.
August 13-19, 2020
New international students are required to attend fall orientation.
“I really wanted to go into something meaningful. Sustainability was something I’ve always been big on. It’s constantly becoming a bigger and bigger issue. I want to learn how I can help, and I’m excited that I can do that as part of my major.”
Maddie McNamara '22
“I sat in on some classes, met some faculty who were doing wonderful things, and said this is home, a place for me to grow and to become a new person. I said I’m going to Ohio University to study acting, and here I am.”
Caleb Crawford '20