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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

190 N. Oval Mall Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (292) 646-8600
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The Ohio State University
  • Located in Columbus, OH
  • Public
  • 56,064 students enrolled
  • 63% admitted
  • $9,168 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • samantha from smithville, oh
  • May-16-2016 I am a current student here

    if you want to come here i would recommend taking challenging high school courses and be prepared for a new experience that is college. i also recommend attending one of the satellite schools first like, mansfield or ati/oardc.

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  • Yueyan from Columbus, OH
  • Dec-29-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    If you don't have a high Gpa and perfect grades, show officers your extra curricular activities and youjust want to admitted by Osu

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  • Cherieanne from Chattanooga, TN
  • Dec-29-2015 I am a current student here

    Apply early if you're unsure about being accepted. Also, they tend to give out more scholarships to those who apply early. It shows you're serious about attending.

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  • Cameron from Delaware, OH
  • Dec-19-2015 I am a current student here

    Get to know your dorm on the first week and even if the people living with you aren't like people you were friends with in high school, make a conscious effort to be their friends- having people that will have your back right next door is price less. The involvement fair is super overwhelming and is totally not the only place to find clubs and activities. If you don't find what you need there go to the union or talk to your peer leader from orientation- they are always willing to help. It's a big campus but it's not a confusing campus, just make and effort to walk everywhere and figure it out. Be nice to everyone because even though it is a crazy big campus, the Buckeye community is super close

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