Ohio University-Main Campus

#225 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Athens, OHDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree29,509 Students74.85 % Acceptance Ratio18:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Ohio University-Main Campus is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Athens, Ohio. It has a total enrollment of 29,509 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 74.85% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio74.85 %
    Admission Yield27.95 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$50
    Graduate Application Fees$50

    The acceptance ratio is 74.85% last year at Ohio University-Main Campus where total 20,623 students applied and 15,437 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,896$21,360
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,715$17,707
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,312
    Off-Campus Living Costs$15,326

    The tuition & fees at Ohio University-Main Campus, for academic year 2017-2018 is $11,896 for in-state students and $21,360 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,312 when living on campus and $15,326 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Ohio University-Main Campus provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Ohio University-Main Campus.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Ohio University-Main Campus

Key Stats for Ohio University-Main Campus

Costs of Attendance average in nation

Ohio University-Main Campus$21,360
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio$16,675

Admission Chances relatively easy to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio77.64%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio72.03%

Student Population small

Ohio University-Main Campus29,509
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio331,925

Graduation Rates high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio35.58%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio208

Distance Learning very diverse online courses


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio15

Ohio University-Main Campus's Mission

Ohio University holds as its central purpose the intellectual and personal development of its students. Distinguished by its rich history, diverse campus, international community, and beautiful Appalachian setting, Ohio University is known as well for its outstanding faculty of accomplished teachers whose research and creative activity advance knowledge across many disciplines.

Contact Information & Online Resources


Ohio University-Main Campus 020 Chubb Hall,
Athens, OH 45701-2979
740) 593-1000


Ohio University-Main Campus is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1913 - Current).
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