Ohio University

Women's WCLA Contact: Madison Cappel
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22,309 Undergrads / 28,480 Students
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$22,521 Net Price
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82% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
45% / 65%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
Samantha Devore Mount Notre Dame Cincinnati, OH Att, Mid
Abbey Gay Olentangy Liberty Columbus, OH Att, Mid
Ashley Mager Olentangy Liberty Columbus, OH Def
Taylor Wilhoite Loveland Loveland, OH Mid
Riley Watson Upper Arlington Upper Arlington, OH
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Where Grads Live
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Dayton Ohio Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Toledo Ohio Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Detroit Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Where Grads Work
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • Nationwide Childrens Hospital
  • Cardinal Health
  • IBM
  • OhioHealth
  • Huntington National Bank
  • Nationwide Financial
  • L Brands
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Cincinnati Public Schools
  • United States Air Force
  • Abbott
  • Battelle
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering
  • Healthcare Services
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Media and Communication
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Arts and Design
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
490 - 600
520 - 620
1050 - 1270
20 - 26
19 - 26
21 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 470 - 580 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 24,179 10,062 14,117
% Admitted 82% 80% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 19% 20% 18%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.48
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (39%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (35%)
    Business (13%)
    Communication & Journalism (9%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Education (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (3%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (3%)
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other (3%)
    Engineering (3%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (3%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (3%)
    Work and Family Studies (2%)
    Psychology, General (2%)
    Psychology (2%)
    Journalism (2%)
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$12,612 $21,208
    Books & Supplies$962 $962
    Cost of Living$13,332 $13,332
    Personal Expenses$3,074 $3,074
    Sticker Price$29,980 $36,120

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    94% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship84%$6,903
    Federal Grants28%$4,810
    Pell Grants27%$4,334
    Other Federal11%$1,452
    State & Local Grants17%$1,639
    Institutional Grants81%$5,205
    Student Loans64%$8,504
    Federal Loans63%$5,346
    Other Loans14%$14,623

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $569 Million $19,976

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,072.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,000 $213

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.0%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 15,411 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.29 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 45% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 33 31
    Fondling 9 7
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 13 11
    Motor Vehicle Theft 4 1
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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