Otterbein University

Women's D3 Coach: Rachael Griffith
4 / 10
2,494 Undergrads / 2,886 Students
7 / 10
$23,732 Net Price
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80% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Ohio Ath. Conf. (OAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

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
11 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
57% / 66%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
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.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Ohio. The team also travels to Michigan and Wisconsin. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Ohio. Other trips taken in the past include Chicago, Illinois and Greenville, Pennsylvania.

Recruit Commits
Riley Smith Pickerington HS Central Pickerington, OH Mid
Jenny Gavett Bethel Park PA Att, Mid
Allison Rhoads Hilliard Darby Hilliard, OH Goal
Katie McMaster Novi MI Mid
Kiera Mulcahy Bishop Watterson Columbus, OH Mid
Ema Pusecker St. Francis DeSales Westerville, OH Att
Isabelle Naumovski Lorne Park Mississauga, ON Mid, Def
Jamie Kuder Hilliard Davidson, OH Mid
Selena LaBair Hilliard Davidson, OH Att
Julie Platz St. Ursula Academy Montgomery, OH Att
Cristiana Nicholas Seton LaSalle Pittsburgh, PA Def
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
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Events By Otterbein University Coaches
Jun 24-27 '19
Westerville, OH
Women's 13-18
Jun 22-25 '20
Westerville, OH
Women's 13-18
Jun 21-24 '21
Westerville, OH
Women's 13-18
1 South Grove Street, Westerville, OH, 43081 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Dayton Ohio Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Canton Ohio Area
  • Mansfield Ohio Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Toledo Ohio Area
Where Grads Work
  • Otterbein University
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • The Ohio State University
  • Cardinal Health
  • Nationwide Childrens Hospital
  • OhioHealth
  • Nationwide Financial
  • Huntington National Bank
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
  • Cincinnati Public Schools
  • Abbott
  • Mount Carmel Health System
  • J.P. Morgan
  • L Brands
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
510 - 620
515 - 610
1050 - 1300
19 - 26
19 - 26
20 - 27

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: 480 - 590 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 2,861 1,047 1,814
% Admitted 80% 81% 80%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 29% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.6
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
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    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (14%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (13%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (10%)
    Education (9%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (9%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management (6%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (6%)
    Early Childhood Education and Teaching (5%)
    Psychology, General (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Systems Engineering (4%)
    Engineering (4%)
    Public Relations/Image Management (4%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


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

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$32,474
    Books & Supplies$1,330
    Cost of Living$11,186
    Personal Expenses$2,774
    Sticker Price$47,764

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$20,888
    Federal Grants31%$5,182
    Pell Grants31%$4,649
    Other Federal23%$808
    State & Local Grants23%$2,992
    Institutional Grants100%$18,579
    Student Loans92%$8,185
    Federal Loans92%$5,789
    Other Loans15%$15,253

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $97.8 Million $33,879

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,635 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,174 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,100

    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: 6.33 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 57% 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 2 1
    Fondling 2 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 4 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    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 ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with other professional programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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