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Ohio University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

Ohio Address

ATHENS, OH 45701--2979
General info:(740) 593-1000
Financial aid office:(740) 593-4141
Admissions office:(740) 593-4100University Homepage

Tuition + Ohio Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:20

Undergrad Application Fee: $45
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:7,868
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 26,272
# of Grad students: 5,974
# of Part time: 9
Total Students: 32,246




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

93% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,314

16% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $964

52% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,078

60% receive student loans and the average amount is $7,930Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Osteopathic Medical Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

71% men vs 75% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:9,907
Women Applicants:10,858
Men Admitted:7,047
Women Admitted:8,102

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