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Colleges / Ohio University-Zanesville

Ohio University-Zanesville

Zanesville, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate79%

Ohio University Zanesville Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Ohio University-Zanesville. The acceptance rate at Ohio University-Zanesville is 79%. Last year, 271 students applied to Ohio University-Zanesville and 214 were admitted.

If you are thinking about applying to Ohio University-Zanesville, the application fee costs $20.

Ohio University-Zanesville Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Ohio University-Zanesville's admissions stats.

Ohio University-Zanesville 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 11%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Ohio University-Zanesville Application Deadlines

Check with Ohio University-Zanesville directly for more info on application deadlines.

Want to Apply Early to Ohio University-Zanesville?

Ohio University-Zanesville may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Ohio University-Zanesville directly for more information about early applications.

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

More on Ohio University-Zanesville Admissions

How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to Ohio University Zanesville?

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

In 2022, Ohio University Zanesville accepted 79% of all applicants, around 214 from 271 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Ohio University Zanesville, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

For applicants who are not residents of Ohio, getting into Ohio University-Zanesville is not competitive.

Transferring to Ohio University-Zanesville

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Ohio University-Zanesville

Ohio University-Zanesville has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Ohio University-Zanesville?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 areas where you shine. What does Ohio University-Zanesville consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Ohio University-Zanesville for more information on admission factors.

Ohio University-Zanesville 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Ohio University-Zanesville?

Students admitted to Ohio University-Zanesville have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 81% submitted a class rank. At Ohio University-Zanesville 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 38% were in the top 25% and 64% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Ohio University-Zanesville, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 10%
3.75 and 3.99 17.27%
3.50 and 3.74 21.82%
3.25 and 3.49 18.18%
3.00 and 3.24 10.91%
2.50 and 2.9 17.27%
2.00 and 2.49 4.55%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Ohio University-Zanesville directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Ohio University-Zanesville does not have 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.

More Information on Transferring to Ohio University-Zanesville

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Ohio University-Zanesville. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Ohio University-Zanesville during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Ohio University-Zanesville Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Ohio University-Zanesville?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Ohio University-Zanesville.

Does Ohio University-Zanesville accept transfer credits?

✅ Ohio University-Zanesville accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Ohio University-Zanesville accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit • Excelsior College Examinations

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

✅ Ohio University-Zanesville accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Ohio University-Zanesville?

✅ Ohio University-Zanesville is not test optional.

What is Ohio University-Zanesville's acceptance rate?

✅ Ohio University-Zanesville has an acceptance rate of 79%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Ohio University-Zanesville?

🟨 Ohio University-Zanesville may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

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Ohio University Zanesville Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Ohio University Zanesville? Ohio University Zanesville is a open admission institution. The Ohio University Zanesville acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.


Ohio University Zanesville Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio University Zanesville is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio University Zanesville is Continuous processing.

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

Ohio University Zanesville SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Ohio University Zanesville GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Ohio University Zanesville, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.39. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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