Students requesting a fee waiver must submit a waiver form from the College Board, the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), or a letter from a guidance counselor or representative of a social service/community agency stating that the fee would cause financial hardship.
A recommendation must be submitted by your counselor or an academic teacher on your behalf.
Applicants are reviewed holistically by Ohio State Undergraduate Admissions.
All students entering Ohio State in the College of Engineering enroll in the Pre-Major Program, enabling students to explore our 14 majors through both their coursework and information sessions.
• select and apply to their top three majors of interest during the semester that eligibility courses are completed, which generally occurs during the second semester of enrollment.
Applicants to the major program are evaluated on academic performance as demonstrated by their cumulative GPA, along with their response to three essay questions.This recommendation can be in the form of a letter; the Common Application School Report (preferred and completed by your counselor), completed by your counselor; or the Common Application Teacher Evaluation (completed by an academic teacher). The recommendation must be submitted directly from the school official.Your counselor must submit your official high school transcript electronically or by mail.All admission requirements not submitted electronically should be mailed by the appropriate application (postmark) deadline to: Miami University Office of Admission 301 S. Oxford, OH 45056-3434 Other application requirements may exist, depending on your academic interest (including majors in the College of Creative Arts, the Farmer School of Business, and nursing) or financial need, see additional requirements.Ohio University Athens, OH (map) Ohio University, founded in 1807, was the first institution of higher learning in the Northwest Territory, and the first in the state of Ohio.Test scores must be sent directly from the testing agency (we do not require, nor use writing scores in our review process).You can request submission of these scores to Miami by contacting ACT or the College Board (SAT). No preference is given for ACT or SAT; Miami superscores, using the highest test scores submitted for admission and scholarship consideration.For questions about your admissions application, please email [email protected] call (614) 292-3980.The application fee may be submitted online at Common with a credit card, electronic transfer from a bank account, or through the mail with a check or money order made payable to Miami University.The most current university admission information and criteria for first-year students is available at: edu.International first-year students should also visit edu/welcome/international for admissions information.