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About Ohio University Chillicothe

Ohio University-Chillicothe is a public, state school in an suburban setting in Chillicothe, Ohio. Ohio University Chillicothe was founded in 1946 and now enrolls around 1,402 students a year, including 1,402 undergrads.

2021 Ohio University Chillicothe Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Average GPA 3.3
In-State Tuition $5,774
Out-of-State $8,766

2022 Ohio University Chillicothe Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Ohio University Chillicothe

Ohio University-Chillicothe does not offer early decision or early action.

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Ohio University Chillicothe Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Ohio University Chillicothe. In 2021, Ohio University Chillicothe accepted 91% of applicants. Last year, 535 students applied to Ohio University Chillicothe and 485 were admitted.

Ohio University Chillicothe Waitlist 2021

Ohio University Chillicothe reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Ohio University-Chillicothe?

Ohio University Chillicothe is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Ohio University Chillicothe, applicants must submit the following items.

Ohio University Chillicothe Application Requirements

GPA and Test Scores for Ohio University Chillicothe

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Ohio University Chillicothe.

Does Ohio University Chillicothe Require the ACT or SAT?

Ohio University Chillicothe does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Does Ohio University Chillicothe Provide Student Housing?

Ohio University Chillicothe does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commute from home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Ohio University Chillicothe.

Financial Aid at Ohio University Chillicothe

Ohio University Chillicothe meets 37% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Ohio University Chillicothe full-time are awarded $4,515 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is Ohio University Chillicothe a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Ohio University Chillicothe

About 53% of students who start at Ohio University Chillicothe come back for their second year of college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $28,747 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Ohio University Chillicothe sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Ohio University Chillicothe a good school for you?

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Where is Ohio University Chillicothe?

Ohio University Chillicothe is located in the suburban setting of Chillicothe, Ohio, less than an hour from Columbus.

If you want to see Ohio University Chillicothe for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. 35 to Chillicothe, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Glenn International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Ohio University Chillicothe and Chillicothe are like without leaving home.

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College Info

101 University Drive Chillicothe, OH 45601

Campus Setting: Suburban

Ohio University Chillicothe Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 25

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 25

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio University Chillicothe is Aug 25.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio University Chillicothe is Aug 25.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs


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Wondering what life at Ohio University Chillicothe is like? There are approximately 1,402 students enrolled at Ohio University Chillicothe. 66% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from OH and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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