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OHIO Discovery Day

Saturday, November 9, 2019

OHIO Discovery Day

Event Details

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Deciding where to attend college is a life-changing decision, and we are here to help! OHIO Discovery Day is an open house designed for prospective first-year students. This one-day event is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to get a first look at the classic Athens campus, including academics, residence life, and campus organizations. The program includes a campus tour, an academic session, and resource fair.

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Tour group in front of Cutler Hall

See what's in store for you at OHIO Discovery Day

  • 8-10 a.m. - Check-in
  • 8:30 a.m. - Optional Campus Tour
  • 10 a.m. - Welcome and OHIO Overview
  • 11 a.m. - Academic Exploration Sessions
  • 12 p.m. - Lunch
  • 12-4 p.m. - Residence Halls Open for Viewing
  • 12-4 p.m. - Application Station Available
  • 12:30 p.m. - Optional Campus Tour
  • 12:30 p.m. - Financial Aid and Scholarship Session
  • 1-2:30 p.m. - Campus Resource Fair
  • 2:30 p.m. - Optional Campus Tour
  • 2:30 p.m. - Financial Aid and Scholarship Session
  • 4 p.m. - Program Adjourns

Agenda is subject to change.

Lodging and Transportation

Whether you're interested in a hotel near campus or taking advantage of cabins and camping in gorgeous southeast Ohio, the Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau is the perfect starting point to find your temporary home away from home.

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There are many options for getting to, from, and around Athens, Ohio.

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Contact Undergraduate Admissions at 740.593.4100 or admissions@ohio.edu with any questions or if you need accessibility accommodations during your visit.

Not able to attend OHIO Discovery Day?

Be sure to visit campus through one of our many other visit program options.

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