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Resources for admitted students

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Welcome, new Buckeye!

Congratulations on your admission to Ohio State. In-person events may have been canceled through July, but there are still lots of ways to learn more about Ohio State. We're excited to connect with you!

Scroll on for events and resources, including:

  • Live admitted student events! We'll answer your questions and talk about:
    • What it's like to be a Buckeye
    • Opportunities to enhance your college experience
    • Buckeye business: Next steps for enrolling
    • Student financial aid
  • YouTube videos featuring residence halls and Columbus
  • And more!

Online event schedule

Watch a live admissions event

Live events have wrapped up, but you can stilll watch a recording, complete with audience Q&A. Don't worry that you won't remember all the details: The deadlines and "next steps" instructions you hear during these events can also be found at undergrad.osu.edu/admitted.

ABOUT ACCESSIBILITY: Our recordings are YouTube videos with captions. Please reach out if you need assistance.

Buckeye Bound: Admitted student information, financial aid and First Year Experience
Date Time Register
If you can't make a live session, watch this recorded Buckeye Bound: Admitted student information, financial aid and First Year Experience session.
Living on campus: Housing and dining
Date Time Register
No more live events are scheduled. Watch a recorded Living on campus: Housing and dining version.
The student experience: A panel featuring current Buckeyes
Date Time Register
No more live events are scheduled. Watch a recorded The student experience: A panel featuring current Buckeyes version.
Experiential learning: Study abroad, internships, research and more
Date Time Register
No more live events are scheduled. Watch a recorded Experiential learning: Study abroad, internships, research and more version.
Life in Columbus
Date Time Register
No more live events are scheduled. Watch a recorded Life in Columbus version.

Resources from Ohio State's colleges and schools

Our colleges and schools have collected resources for their admitted students — which may include academic overviews, live information sessions and virtual tours. We don't have all colleges and schools listed yet, so check back and watch for communications from your college or school. (If you're not sure which college or school your major is in, look it up at majors.osu.edu.)

Keep exploring

Financial aid

Ohio State is committed to providing families with an exceptional return on their college investment. Read more about the Ohio State value. Follow this checklist to ensure you receive and keep your aid.

Your top Qs

Thinking about a campus job or changing majors? Get answers to the top 10 questions we're hearing from admitted students this year.

Virtual tour

Picture yourself here, strolling across our beautiful campus. Enjoy a virtual tour, with stops at residence halls, dining halls, our largest fitness center, Thompson Library, Ohio Stadium and more!

Housing at Ohio State

Start your journey in Columbus

Student life

Where are our grads headed?

Accept admission offer

Your next step

Ready to say yes to Ohio State? Confirm your enrollment by paying your acceptance fee as soon as you decide, and no later than May 1. You’ll need to log in with your Ohio State username and password. (If you haven't activated your username, created a password or enrolled in BuckeyePass, learn how.)

Confirm enrollment

If you have trouble logging in to pay your acceptance fee, please contact our IT Service Desk at 614-688-4357 or 8help@osu.edu.

Already paid?

You're ready for your next steps.

Contact us

We're here to help

The decision about where you'll go to college is a big one. Though we hope you choose Ohio State, we want to help you make the best decision for you and your family. Want to talk about financing your education? Want to confirm we have the academic program that's right for you? Want to know how you'll personalize your Buckeye experience? Email us at admissionsevents@osu.edu — we're here to help.

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