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About The Ohio State University at Newark

The Ohio State University at Newark is a public, state school in an small town setting in Newark, Ohio. The Ohio State University at Newark was founded in 1957 and now enrolls around 2,943 students a year, including 2,939 undergrads.

The Ohio State University at Newark offers housing for up to 308 students. Most students live off campus,.

As of 2021, the total market value of The Ohio State University at Newark's endowment was $4.839 million The institution spends around $2,760 for each full-time student enrolled. The Ohio State University at Newark employs one full-time professor for every 29 undergrads enrolled.

2021 The Ohio State University at Newark Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 100%
Mean ACT score 21
Mean SAT score 1059

2022 The Ohio State University at Newark Regular Decision Application Deadline

The Ohio State University at Newark Early Admission

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

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The Ohio State University at Newark Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not competitive to get into The Ohio State University at Newark. In 2021, The Ohio State University at Newark accepted 100% of applicants. In 2021, 5,289 out of 5,312 total applicants were accepted.

The Ohio State University at Newark Waitlist 2021

The Ohio State University at Newark reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

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

The Ohio State University at Newark is considered not competitive 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 The Ohio State University at Newark, applicants must submit the following items.

The Ohio State University at Newark Application Requirements

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The Ohio State University at Newark Average GPA and Test Scores

Admitted students have a mean score of 1059 on the SAT. The mean ACT score for The Ohio State University at Newark students is 21.

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

Does The Ohio State University at Newark Require Test Scores?

The Ohio State University at Newark has 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.

Out of all applicants, 13% submitted the SAT. 79% submitted the ACT.


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Does The Ohio State University at Newark Provide On-Campus Housing?

Yes! The Ohio State University at Newark provides on-campus housing for up to 308 students.

The Ohio State University at Newark students are active in the school's Campus Activities Board, Ebonye Horizons and Journey Campus Ministry. Convocation, Ice Skating Nights, and and Family and Friends Day are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

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

Financial Aid at The Ohio State University at Newark

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

Some financial 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 be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is The Ohio State University at Newark a Good School?

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. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at The Ohio State University at Newark

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at The Ohio State University at Newark, around 29% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 1,056 students who started at The Ohio State University at Newark as first-time freshman, 26 graduate within four years.

The Ohio State University at Newark's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 5%. 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.

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

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Where is The Ohio State University at Newark Located?

The Ohio State University at Newark is located in the small town setting of Newark, Ohio, less than an hour from Columbus.

If you want to see The Ohio State University at Newark for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 and 71 to Newark, or book a flight to the nearest airport, John Glenn Columbus International.

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

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College Info

1179 University Drive Newark, OH 43055-1797

Campus Setting: Small Town

The Ohio State University at Newark 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 Newark is Jul 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The Ohio State University at Newark 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 Newark 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 Newark is 21. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into The Ohio State University at Newark. 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 Newark SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

950 - 1200

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Math SAT Range

475 - 590

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Reading SAT Range

480 - 600

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SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1200 and Above

Good

950 to 1200

Avg

950 and Less

Low

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for The Ohio State University at Newark students is 1059. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to The Ohio State University at Newark, while applicants with SAT scores between 950 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 950 have a low chance of being offered a spot at The Ohio State University at Newark.

The Ohio State University at Newark Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$11,942

In State

$41,838

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
Unknown
$29,896
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
$10,860
$10,860
Books
$1,082
$1,082

Student Life

Wondering what life at The Ohio State University at Newark is like? There are approximately 2,943 students enrolled at The Ohio State University at Newark, including 2,939 undergraduate students and 4 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time.

85%

Full Time

15%

Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,943

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

$29,896

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 1
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