The Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

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Ohio State is your community

At The Ohio State University, WE welcome you to be part of the Buckeye campus community.

We understand you don’t want just any university. You want THE university that’s right for you. There’s a reason why Ohio State is a leading university and the #1 university in Ohio. Here you can achieve your goals doing what you love.

You’ll have:
• THE opportunities to get involved in what matters most to you. You can customize your academic experience with your personal interests.
• THE support you need, when you need it. You'll connect with faculty, staff, and students you can relate to—and who share a genuine desire to help you succeed.
THE experiences that enable you to stand out. You'll gain practical skills, build a network of mentors, and have opportunities to meet the nation's top employers and gain real-world experience.

You’ll have opportunities to do some amazing things you might have never thought about before (with some pretty amazing people by your side).

Apply today!


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Ranked #1 among Ohio public institutions and #17 among all public institutions nationwide | U.S. News & World Report

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Ranked #7 for “Best Undergraduate Teaching” among national public universities | U.S. News & World Report

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Ranked #12 for “most sought-after graduates” | Wall Street Journal’s survey of corporate recruiters

Learn more about Ohio State!

We have so much to tell you! Start at, then explore any of the links that interest you below. The best way to get to know us? Visit campus, either in person or virtually.



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First Year Experience (FYE) 

Honors and Scholars




Tuition and Fees

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An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “Ohio State really provided me with the tools I needed to be successful in a professional setting, not only from a skill set point of view but from a social point of view.”

    • Madison Mundy ’19
      Strategic Communications
  • "I found a vast amount of opportunities for student involvement at Ohio State. There are so many places to find a network that’ll uplift you and help you realize your goals.”

    • Roaya Higazi ’21
      City & Regional Planning
  • “I love the community I’ve found. It’s easy for orientation leaders to tell you that this large school feels small, but it’s amazing to experience that phenomenon for yourself.”

    • David Carlton ’21
      Economics and Political Science
  • “The cool thing about Ohio State is the student population is incredibly diverse and it’s easy to find a community around your interests. There’s an incredible depth and breadth of expertise here, and mentors and faculty are abundantly accessible.”

    • Kai McKinney ’21
      Industrial Design