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Colleges / Ohio University-Chillicothe

Ohio University Chillicothe Admissions

If you want to apply to Ohio University Chillicothe, the regular decision application deadline is August 25 and the fee for the application is $20.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Ohio University Chillicothe Admissions Stats at a Glance

Ohio University Chillicothe 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.3
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 12%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered

Applying Early to Ohio University Chillicothe?

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

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Ohio University Chillicothe?

Getting into Ohio University Chillicothe is moderately difficult. Ohio University Chillicothe has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Ohio University Chillicothe accepted 91% of all applicants, around 485 of the 535 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Ohio University Chillicothe, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

It is very difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does Ohio University Chillicothe Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Ohio University Chillicothe Application Requirements

Double check with Ohio University Chillicothe's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Ohio University Chillicothe?

Students admitted to Ohio University Chillicothe have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

Out of all students that were admitted, 94% submitted a class rank. At Ohio University Chillicothe 12% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 33% were in the top 25% and 68% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Ohio University-Chillicothe, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 94%

Ohio University Chillicothe doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

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

Transferring to Ohio University-Chillicothe

For transfer students, it is very difficult to get admitted to Ohio University Chillicothe.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 25.

Transfer students can enroll in Ohio University Chillicothe during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

Ohio University Chillicothe Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Ohio University Chillicothe?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Ohio University Chillicothe.

Does Ohio University Chillicothe accept transfer credits?

Ohio University Chillicothe accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Ohio University Chillicothe accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • Life Long Learning Credit
  • Excelsior College Examinations

Does Ohio University Chillicothe accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Ohio University Chillicothe accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Ohio University Chillicothe?

Ohio University Chillicothe is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Ohio University Chillicothe's acceptance rate?

Ohio University Chillicothe's acceptance rate is 91%.

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Ohio University Chillicothe Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Ohio University Chillicothe? Ohio University Chillicothe is a somewhat selective institution. The Ohio University Chillicothe acceptance rate is 91%. This means that the institution accepts 90 out of every 100 applicants.



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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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Ohio University Chillicothe GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Ohio University Chillicothe, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.33. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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