Start your OWU Connection journey today by applying via the OWU Online Application.

You may also to choose to apply with the Common Application or the Coalition for College Application, Powered by SCOIR.

To complete your application, you will be asked for your:

  • Official High School Transcript (this should be sent from your school)
  • Admission Essay

2023-2024 Important Deadlines (for students entering in Fall 2024)

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
June 1 – Enrollment Fee due for Early Action and Regular Decision (for students entering fall 2024 only)

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

Test Optional

It's important for you to know that like many other prestigious universities throughout the country, Ohio Wesleyan is test optional. It is your decision whether you want to include your standardized test scores with your application. Discover more about test optional and if it's the right choice for you.

Title IX Rules & Regulations

See the Title IX, Sexual Misconduct, and the Clery Act page for more information.