Become an ODU Panther

You’ve likely been thinking about this moment for years: applying to college. There are so many choices out there and so many factors to consider. But don’t worry, we'll be with you every step of the way.

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Visit ODU

Experience ODU! Tour campus, meet faculty and learn about our majors.

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How to Apply

ODU's admissions process is simple and we'll help you every step of the way.

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Make Your Deposit

Secure your spot in our entering class with your enrollment deposit.

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As a prospective student, you have an Admission Counselor to guide you through the process. Whether you are a first-time freshman, a transfer or returning student, or an international student, we are here to help you.

Find Your Counselor

Do you know a student in high school or at another college who might be a good fit for Ohio Dominican? Let us know using our simple form and we’ll take care of the rest.

Refer a Student

Once accepted, your ODU experience begins with Orientation. You’ll make new friends, meet faculty, explore the campus community and take care of other details before school starts.

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Ohio Dominican is proud to partner with I Know I Can to offer its Panther Promise Program, which provides Columbus City Schools students with financial resources and support to help make an ODU education attainable. 

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ODU Makes a College Education Affordable

We get it – college is a huge investment. That’s why we do everything we can to make an ODU education attainable for each and every student.

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Find out why ODU is the perfect place for you!