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VISIT OUR BEAUTIFUL CAMPUS & CONNECT WITH US

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Weekday and Saturday Campus Visits

Tour our tree-lined campus with a current student, sit in on a class, meet with professors and coaches, and learn about our admissions process.

Summertime Note (May 24 - August 2, 2024)
The University will be closed on Fridays; however, the Admission Office will be open from 8:30am-12:00pm on Fridays for campus visits and tours.

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Summer Open House

Come for an up-close look at OWU! Tour campus, hear more about your academic interests, attend information sessions on topics of your choice, and enjoy lunch with current students and staff.

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OWU Virtual Tour

Take an online tour of our historic campus and state-of-the-art academic and athletic facilities.

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Live Virtual Campus Tour


Want the experience of a student-led tour but can't make it to OWU's campus? Register for one of our Live Virtual Tours with a student guide and ask questions along the way.

Register for June 18 (6:00 p.m. ET) Register for July 22 (10:00 a.m. ET) 
Self-Guided Tour

Stop by and take our self-guided tour, complete with QR codes for views inside our buildings. Park in the guest lot at Park Avenue and Sandusky Street and grab a map by the clock tower!

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OWU Marching Bishops Visit Day

Calling all high school band students! Visit campus and experience a full OWU game day with the band in the stands. Plus, learn more about our admission and scholarship process.

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Chat One-On-One With Your Admissions Counselor

Questions? Choose a time that works best for you and schedule a chat with your admissions counselor.

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Off-Campus Receptions

We're eagerly anticipating the chance to connect with you at an off-campus OWU reception in your area. Mingle with various OWU community members – be it admission representatives, alumni, students, or parents. Immerse yourself in discussions about the abundant opportunities on campus and create lasting connections that extend beyond the reception.

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Bishop+ (Esports)

In these live and pre-recorded sessions, you'll hear from panels of OWU students, staff, and faculty who answer common questions asked by students like you!

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Bishop+

In these live and pre-recorded sessions, you'll hear from panels of OWU students, staff, and faculty who answer common questions asked by students like you!

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Virtual Events for International Students

Join these live sessions with our international admissions counselor. We’ll answer common questions about our international admissions process, academics, and more.

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Admitted Student Days

Exclusively for admitted students, whether you have made your decision to attend OWU or not! Visit OWU and get a slice of college life with information sessions on topics of your choice and residence hall and facilities tours. Connect with other future Bishops, current students, and faculty. 
Want to get a glimpse of what the event might look like?  Check out these pictures from our March Admitted Student Day!
If you have trouble logging into your applicant portal, contact owuadmit@owu.edu.

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Consider Science

Considering studying STEM in college? Visit an OWU science course, hear from students who participated in our summer science research program, and participate in fun interactive science activities!

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High School Visits and College Fairs

OWU is coming to you! See if we’re traveling to your area or high school soon. Meet with an admissions counselor and learn more about OWU during your college search.

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Off-Campus Interviews

OWU might be near you! Come meet with your admission counselor and casually discuss the opportunities on campus and throughout greater Columbus, our admissions process, and your application credentials.

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2024 Virtual Scholarship Competition

Students with exceptional academic achievements will compete in an essay writing assignment and group discussion for the Schubert and Wesleyan Scholarships. There are three competition dates to choose from, two are held in-person and one is held virtually. Invited students will receive additional information on how to register via mail and email. Registration is also available in the student’s applicant portal.

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2024 Scholarship Competitions

Students with exceptional academic achievements will compete in an essay writing assignment and group discussion for the Schubert and Wesleyan Scholarships. There are three competition dates to choose from, two are held in-person and one is held virtually. Invited students will receive additional information on how to register via mail and email. Registration is also available in the student’s applicant portal.

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OWU Visit Award

We think it’s so important that you experience our beautiful campus in person that we are offering students an OWU Visit Award worth $4,000 ($1,000 each year)!

Any student who visits before December 15 of their senior year and enrolls at OWU for the fall semester will be eligible for the OWU Visit Award. This award will be in addition to any merit-based scholarships you receive upon admission to OWU.

Delaware, Ohio

Delaware: Our Hometown

Our hometown of 39,000 residents is one of the top 20 fastest-growing areas in the country. And there are heaping helpings of things to do in and around Historic Downtown Delaware. First Friday events on Sandusky Street. Farmers Market Saturdays. Art. Music. Theatre. Restaurants. Shops. Outdoor activities. Volunteer opportunities.

Columbus: Our Favorite Big City

OWU is just 30 minutes from Columbus, the 14th-largest city in America, so it's easy to dig into all that the city has to offer. From pro sports and eclectic restaurants to major concerts, art galleries, and shopping, Columbus is a major destination. Not to mention you’ll have opportunities for impressive internships and work experiences.

Columbus

A look at the owu campus

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24
varsity sports
96%
of OWU graduates are employed or in graduate school
27
countries represented in the student body
30
minutes from Columbus
17
average students per class
Making OWU Affordable

At Ohio Wesleyan University, we can help make your college education affordable—99% of students receive some form of financial aid.

All students are considered for OWU’s academic scholarships ranging from $15,000 to full tuition. Plus, our Admission and Financial Aid staff will work with you personally to consider every form of aid for which you may be eligible. On average, our students receive $45,000 in scholarships or aid per year.

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Reimagined College Academics

All our students begin their time here without a declared major. You have plenty of time to decide, change your mind, or join almost a third of our students who choose two majors.

At OWU, you get to explore, test, and decide on a major that matches your interests, abilities, and skill sets and leads to one or more career possibilities. Explore more than 70+ program options!

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Why OWU?

Get ready for the Oh-Wooo spirit! We’re rich in tradition with events like our Day on the JAY celebration. We have a national reputation, according to the many rankings we’ve earned by U.S. News & World Report, The New York Times, The Princeton Review, and more.

Plus, the OWU community is friendly, supportive, inclusive, diverse, active, helpful, and feels like home (a real description from students!). Not to mention, we breed successful alumni: 96% start a career or grad school within 6 months of graduating.

Discover The Possibilities
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