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Schedule Your Athens Campus Visit

Because Ohio University is taking extensive precautionary measures to keep our communities safe in light of the coronavirus outbreak, all campus visits and tours have been canceled until further notice. But we still want you to experience OHIO’s incredible campus. To visit OHIO before in-person visits resume, please check out our virtual visit opportunities or our virtual tour.

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Special Visit Programs


Special visit programs help you explore your interests and get answers to your questions. Whether you're looking for an in-depth program about your academic interest or want to learn everything you need to know after you're admitted, you'll find a visit program that's right for you.

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Daily Visit Options

Group Visits

  • Grades 8-12

    Group visits include a 30-minute information session and 90-minute walking tour. Dining hall meals are optional. To arrange a group visit, register your group online at least three weeks prior to the requested weekday visit date. Groups must provide at least one chaperone for every 10 students, and the maximum group size is 40 students plus chaperones.

  • Community College

    Community college group visits are tailored to your group and could include an information session, walking tour, lunch, meetings with academic advisors, and/or a class observation. We offer community college group visits once a day, Monday through Friday, and the maximum group size is 10 students. Please register via e-mail below to Jodie Van Winkle, associate director for transfer and community college partnerships.

Explore OHIO

You are welcome to visit Ohio University without scheduling a visit with our office. You can also download our etour mobile app to your iPhone or Android phone.

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Request Info

Please request application information regarding admission as a student using the form below.


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