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Ohio Northern, founded in 1871, is a church-affiliated university. Its 260-acre campus is located in Ada, in northwestern Ohio.

Website: www.onu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
2,239
Undergraduate
Students
(46.4%) 1,040 Women
(53.6%) 1,199 Men
719
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
70% of 3,901 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
 
Early Decision Offered
 
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.71
SAT Math
558-660 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540-650 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$50,790
Tuition and Fees
$34,440
Room and Board
$12,400
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Freshman Award
$28,850
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$39,269
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
218
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Ada Population
5,804
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
73% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Polar Bear
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.7% Asian
3.3% Black/African-American
0.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
79.0% White
11.5% Unknown
International Students
0.9%
First-Year Students Returning
85.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
58.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
95%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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