Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 3
History
Academic Electives 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted February 1
SAT Only Not reported
ACT Only
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: No policy as of now <br>ACT: No policy as of now <br>
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
1 Ohio University
Athens
OH
45701-2979
Phone
Fax
(740) 593-4229
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 recommended for all freshmen
Other
Audition required for dance and music programs. Interview required of selected Honors Tutorial College candidates. Portfolio required of visual communication applicants recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Interview X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Academic GPA X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Ethnicity X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
82% of 24,179 applicants were admitted
Women
83% of 14,117 applicants were admitted
Men
80% of 10,062 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,527 (23%) of 19,843 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,496 (21%) of 11,747 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,031 (25%) of 8,096 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
0
Students Accepting Wait List Position
0
Students Admitted From Wait List
0
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
27%
3.50 - 3.74
22%
3.25 - 3.49
23%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
11%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 573 average <BR>520-620 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6%
Score of 600 - 700
31%
Score of 500 - 600
51%
Score of 400 - 500
11%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 584 average <BR>530-640 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6%
Score of 600 - 700
39%
Score of 500 - 600
43%
Score of 400 - 500
12%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24 average <BR>21-26 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
10%
Score of 24 - 29
40%
Score of 18 - 23
47%
Score of 12 - 17
3%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 20%<br>Top quarter: 47%<br>Top half: 82%
National Merit Scholar
0%
Valedictorian
2%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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