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About The Ohio State University at Lima

The Ohio State University at Lima is a public, state school that was founded in 1960. It is not competitive to get into The Ohio State University at Lima. It enrolls around 982 students a year, including 981 undergrads.

The Ohio State University at Lima does not offer early action and does not offer early decision.

Acceptance Rate for The Ohio State University at Lima

In 2021, The Ohio State University at Lima accepted 100% of applicants. In 2021, 1,662 out of 1,669 total applicants were accepted.

The Ohio State University at Lima Application Deadlines

Early Admissions at The Ohio State University at Lima

The Ohio State University at Lima does not offer early decision. The Ohio State University at Lima does not offer early action.

2021 Admissions Facts
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 100%
Mean ACT score 22
Mean SAT score 1135

Visit the Admissions tab above to for more on how to apply to The Ohio State University at Lima.

Financial Aid at The Ohio State University at Lima

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

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve 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! 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..

Does The Ohio State University at Lima Have Student Housing?

Most The Ohio State University at Lima students live off campus.

The most popular organizations for The Ohio State University at Lima students to join are Bio/Zoology club, Campus Activities Board and Pre-Professional Health. Welcome Back Picnic, Halloween Fall Fest, and and Involvement Fair are the best-attended events on campus.

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

How Do I Get Into The Ohio State University at Lima?

The Ohio State University at Lima is considered not competitive to get into, but how hard a school is to get into depends on a lot, including your GPA, test scores, activities , recommendations and essays. The mean SAT scores for students who get into The Ohio State University at Lima is 1135. The mean ACT scores is 22.

Is The Ohio State University at Lima Test Optional?

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

Out of all applicants, 4% submitted the SAT. 74% submitted the ACT.

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Want to Score 22 or Higher on the ACT?

Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates. The Ohio State University at Lima reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is The Ohio State University at Lima a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at The Ohio State University at Lima

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at The Ohio State University at Lima, around 46% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 381 students who started at The Ohio State University at Lima as first-time freshman, 27 graduate within four years.

Around 11% of students who started at The Ohio State University at Lima earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. 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 rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does The Ohio State University at Lima sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is The Ohio State University at Lima a good school for you?

How Big is the Endowment for The Ohio State University at Lima?

The Ohio State University at Lima's endowment was valued at $6,481,283 in 2021. The school spends $5,399 for each full-time student enrolled.

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Where is The Ohio State University at Lima?

The Ohio State University at Lima is located in the suburban setting of Lima, Ohio , less than an hour from Columbus.

If you want to see The Ohio State University at Lima for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 75 to Lima, or book a flight to the nearest airport, James M. Cox Dayton International.

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

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College Info

4240 Campus Drive Lima, OH 45804

Campus Setting: Suburban

The Ohio State University at Lima Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The Ohio State University at Lima is Jul 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The Ohio State University at Lima is Jul 1.

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

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The Ohio State University at Lima ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

25 and Above

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19 to 25

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to The Ohio State University at Lima is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into The Ohio State University at Lima. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

The Ohio State University at Lima SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

965 - 1205

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Math SAT Range

500 - 625

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Reading SAT Range

460 - 590

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1205 and Above

Good

965 to 1205

Avg

965 and Less

Low

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for The Ohio State University at Lima students is 1135. Applicants with SAT scores of 1205 and above have a good chance of being admitted to The Ohio State University at Lima, while applicants with SAT scores between 965 to 1205 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 965 have a low chance of being offered a spot at The Ohio State University at Lima.

The Ohio State University at Lima Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,082

In State

$30,978

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
Unknown
$29,896
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$1,082
$1,082

Student Life

Wondering what life at The Ohio State University at Lima is like? There are approximately 982 students enrolled at The Ohio State University at Lima, including 981 undergraduate students and 1 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from OH and 1% percent of students are from other states.

84%

Full Time

16%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

982

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

$29,896

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 1
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