About Ohio University
On Campus Housing
Ohio University is a public research university established in the year 1804. The university spreads around a huge campus of 1800 acres and has 6 campuses in the state of Ohio which includes Athens, Chillicothe, Eastern, Lancaster, Southern, Zanesville.
Its vision is to provide the best transformative learning community in the nation with the advance knowledge of faculty, to help their alumni become global leaders and provides a wide variety of programs to its students nationally and internationally.
The graduation rate is 64%.
The total student population is 29,509 which includes 20,815 full-timers and 8,694 part-timers.
University acceptance rate of 75%.
The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.
Online Education at Ohio University
The university provides a variety of courses to the students through its online programs. Its MBA program is very popular amongst other programs which it is offering. There are lots of technical implementations in the online program with an intention to make the programs as efficient as possible.
Some of the student reviews are given below.
The campus has a great campus environment and activities conducted in the university helps the students to excel in the careers.
The faculties are highly experienced and extremely helpful.
Good infrastructure and hands-on experience during the courses provide an opportunity to improve the skills.
Some of the rankings according to U.S.News report is given below.
It ranks #171 in 'National Universities'.
It ranks #129 in 'High School Counselor Rankings'.
It ranks #91 in 'Top Public Schools'.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Before taking admission at any college or university, student and student family first check whether the expense of the college or university is within their budget or not as the financial is the main concern when it comes to education as investing in education is a one-time investment and the family expects that this investment should not go in vain.
Ohio University has designed the fee structure according to the consideration of all types of students and families.
Including all the grants, scholarships, or aid provided to the student the average net price of the university is $22,072 whereas the average annual cost for tuition is as low as $12,192.
The overall one year cost to attend Ohio University on an average is $28,986.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$59,563 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At OUMC, $13,332 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The university has enrolled around 40% male and 60% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
There are plenty of financial aid programs and part-time employment available to help the students with the tuition costs. The Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships (OSFAS) is responsible for the processing and awarding the financial aids to the eligible students.
The FAFSA form must be submitted in order to access the eligibility and requirement for financial assistance. Ohio University federal school code is 003100.
The State Aid includes Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG), PHEAA Grant, OHIO Success Scholarship, OHIO Distinction Scholarship, OHIO Focus Award, OHIO Premier Scholarship, OHIO Russ Impact Scholarship, OHIO Trustee Award, and many others.
Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and many more.
The Institutional Aid includes the ACE Scholarship, Don Abel Achievement Scholarship, Accounting, and Quantitative Methods Awards, and Brege Family Scholarship.
The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.