Your admission to Ohio Wesleyan University is your first connection with a worldwide OWU community of scholars, leaders, and innovators across almost every field in this great, global society. In your next four years at Ohio Wesleyan, you will have incredible opportunities that you never dreamed of to dig into your passions, study abroad, meet lifelong friends, intern in premier organizations, and explore the world with amazing faculty scholars who are devoted to the art of great teaching.

Four years from now, you will leave our beautiful campus prepared to live a life of personal and professional fulfillment - and engagement in the global community.

For now, see the important information below about your next steps in your OWU life.



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New Student Checklist

The New Student Checklist is a list of some important items that you need to complete prior to enrollment.

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Explore OWU June 20-21, 24-25, or 28-29, 2016

Your academic orientation to OWU. Interact in a relaxed atmosphere with a core group of faculty, staff, and experienced students specially trained to answer your questions. Leave campus knowing your fall semester schedule and armed with valuable resources to use when you begin classes on Wednesday, August 24.

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