Welcome to Ohio Wesleyan. We're here to help you find your passion – and fulfill it. To us, that's the point of a liberal arts education.

Apply as a First-Year Student

Searching and applying for colleges can be stressful. OWU is here to help.

With an Ohio Wesleyan admission counselor, there is someone to personally guide you through the easy and accessible admission process. 

First-Year Students

Apply as an International Student

Ohio Wesleyan welcomes students from nearly 30 different countries.

OWU provides international students a welcoming atmosphere and the opportunity to learn and connect both on and off campus. 

International Students

Apply as a Transfer Student

Transferring to a new college can be daunting, but at Ohio Wesleyan, we do all we can to ensure that transition is easy.

Whether it's academically or socially, we'll work closely to make OWU your true new home. 

Transfer Students

2024-2025 Important Deadlines

November 15 – Early Decision
December 1 – Early Action 
January 15 - Priority Scholarship Deadline
February 1 - Priority FAFSA Deadline
February 15 - Enrollment Fee due for Early Decision 
March 1 – Regular Decision
May 1 –  Enrollment Fee due for Early Action and Regular Decision 

Applicants are notified on a rolling basis starting mid-October.

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