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Visiting OHIO

Visiting OHIO

Experience OHIO for Yourself

It's easy to see the beauty of our campus in photos across our website, but nothing compares to how it feels to breathe in the fresh air of fall and see the colorful leaves tumble across the bricks while crossing College Green, or taking in a spring sunset while enjoying the magic of the Cherry Blossom trees along the Hocking River. What are you waiting for? There are so many experiences waiting for you in Athens — register for the campus visit that works best for you to get started!


OHIO Showcase

Visit Ohio University this summer at OHIO Showcase, a campus visit opportunity for rising high school juniors and seniors and their families. Kick off your college search and learn more about Ohio University and life as a Bobcat.

Learn More and Register for OHIO Showcase


    Special Visit Programs

    Special visit programs offer unique opportunities to get a sneak peek into life at OHIO. If you're a prospective first-year or transfer student or a high-achieving high school senior, you'll want to check out these options! Can't make it to campus? No problem — join us in a city near you to learn about life as a Bobcat. Check back often, because we add new options regularly!


    Daily Campus Visits

    Daily campus visits offer the flexibility to explore OHIO on the date that works best for you. Personalize your visit by scheduling a time to meet with a representative from an academic college while you're on campus.


    Group Visits

    School counselors and community leaders are invited to bring future Bobcats to campus for a group visit! Your students will learn more about OHIO through a group information session with an admissions advisor and a walking tour of our beautiful and historic campus.


Financial Aid Webinar - Understanding Your Financial Aid Offer

Join the Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships for a webinar to learn more about the type of aid you've received, how to accept it and more!

Register for a Financial Aid Webinar

  • What to Expect On Your Visit

    We can't wait to welcome you to campus! Before you arrive, review info about health and safety, parking, transportation, local accommodations and the daily campus visit agenda to make the most of your visit.

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Virtual Options

Unable to visit campus in person? No problem — check out our virtual options to explore OHIO from home!


    Sights and sounds of College Green

    Ohio University graduate student Akbar Sultanov has created an immersive 360-degree experience of OHIO’s historic College Green. Here, you can walk the brick pathways, hear the sounds and visit and learn some of the history behind the most historic and cherished buildings and landmarks at the heart of the Athens Campus. And, come home to OHIO virtually through a feature that allows you to download a photo of yourself on College Green.


    Self-guided tours of Athens

    Part of the OHIO Museum Complex, mAppAthens offers nearly 20 virtual tours of campus and community, including an Art Stroll, The Ridges History Loop and a Campus Green Tree Tour. Explore these tours throughout the region using your mobile device; you will travel from stop to stop, reading information at each location and following the directions provided.

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