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Ohio Wesleyan University is the only liberal arts university in the country with 86 academic programs that connect theory to practice in a global context. We believe passionately that learning is as much about doing as it is about studying. That’s why we offer so many ways to help you transform the theory you learn in class into practical experiences.

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The OWU Student Body

  • 1,850 students representing 42 states and 37 countries
  • 53% Ohio resident students
  • 25% international and U.S. multicultural students


First-Year Students

  • Average GPA: 3.4
  • Average ACT is 25
  • Average rank in high school class: top 27%

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College is the ideal time to see where your interests and passions lead you. At Ohio Wesleyan you’ll have the choice of 86 majors offered through 31 academic departments and interdisciplinary programs. Many students double major, and a triple major is not uncommon. The world is yours to explore.

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Early Decision Deadline November 15
Early Action I Deadline November 30
To Ensure Consideration for All Merit Awards November 30
Honors Program Admission Deadline November 30
Transfer Student Application Final Deadline (Spring) January 7
Early Action II Deadline January 15
Financial Aid Priority Deadline February 15
Regular Admission Deadline March 1
Financial Aid Special Deadline June 15
Circumstance / Verification Deadline June 15
Transfer Student Application Priority Deadline (Fall) July 15
Transfer Student Application Final Deadline (Fall) August 15


First Priority application deadline – with financial assistance January 1
Second Priority application deadline – with financial assistance February 1
Regular application deadline – financial assistance may be considered only if funding is still available March 1
Enrollment deposit deadline May 1
Priority student housing application deadline May 1


Student Name: Alexis Roberts
High School: Christian Academy of Louisville
Hometown: Louisville, KY

Fun Facts: Went on a mission trip to Nicaragua; member of Chorale
Quote: “I’m excited to become a part of OWU because of the great academics, commitment to community service, and the great athletic program. I am especially excited to be playing field hockey next year!”

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    Upcoming Admission Programs & Deadlines Questions? Contact Us
    • “OWU Near You” Events
      Various Dates/Cities
      Receptions hosted in a city Near You – the perfect opportunity to learn more about OWU without having to travel too far.
    • Video Chat: Financial Aid Follow-Up
      Tuesday, March 24, 2015
      Admission and financial aid representatives walk through the award letter and what it means for you. Also learn what your next steps are in preparing to attend OWU in the fall.

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