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Ohio University-Chillicothe

Chillicothe, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

About Ohio University Chillicothe

Ohio University-Chillicothe Overview

Ohio University-Chillicothe is a public, state school in a suburban setting in Chillicothe, Ohio. Ohio University Chillicothe was founded in 1946 and currently enrolls around 1,209 students a year, which includes 1,209 undergraduates.

📆 Mark your calendar! August 25, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Student Involvement at Ohio University Chillicothe

Interested in music or performing? At Ohio University Chillicothe you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Ohio University Chillicothe students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Ohio University Chillicothe does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Ohio University Chillicothe has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Ohio University Chillicothe on the Student Life page.

2022 Ohio University Chillicothe Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
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Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Average GPA 3.4
In-State Tuition $5,774
Out-of-State $8,766
Percent of Need Met 42%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $6,568

Is Ohio University Chillicothe a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Ohio University Chillicothe offers and if it could be a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Ohio University-Chillicothe

It is moderately difficult to get into Ohio University Chillicothe. The acceptance rate at Ohio University Chillicothe is 85%. Out of 371 applications received in 2022, 317 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Ohio University Chillicothe

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 52% of students who start at Ohio University Chillicothe return the next year. 14% of Ohio University Chillicothe undergrads graduate within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Ohio University Chillicothe Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Ohio University Chillicothe directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Ohio University Chillicothe

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Ohio University Chillicothe meets 42% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $6,568 a year.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $28,748 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Ohio University Chillicothe.

Based on this information, does Ohio University Chillicothe seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Ohio University Chillicothe a good school for you?

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Where is Ohio University-Chillicothe Located?

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, be sure to 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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Student Life

Wondering what life at Ohio University Chillicothe is like? There are approximately 1,209 students enrolled at Ohio University Chillicothe. 59% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from OH and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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