Ohio University-Lancaster is a public, state school located in the small town setting of Lancaster, OH, less than an hour from Columbus.
Founded in 1968, the institution currently enrolls around 1,198 students a year, including 1,198 undergrads. The institution runs on a quarter academic calendar.
Acceptance rate: 92%
Average GPA: 3.2
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Admission to Ohio University Lancaster is moderately difficult. Around 92 percent of all applicants to Ohio University Lancaster are accepted each year.
Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.
Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.
Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.
About 55 percent of students who start at Ohio University Lancaster come back the next year.
Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $28,747 of debt. 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 Lancaster sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Ohio University Lancaster a good school for YOU?
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio University Lancaster is Aug 25.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio University Lancaster 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 Lancaster is like? There are approximately 1,514 students enrolled at Ohio University Lancaster. 61% 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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