Ohio University-Main Campus.

Ohio University-Main Campus

Athens, OH4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate


  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and associate degrees
  • 22,936 students
  • 0.19 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.ohio.edu

Notable programs at Ohio University-Main Campus

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Visual and Performing Arts, Biology, Botany, Ecology, Microbiology, Zoology, and Neuroscience.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

19,416 students out of 26,263 applicants were accepted into Ohio University-Main Campus. They had an average SAT score of 1183. 17% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 93% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Ohio University-Main Campus was $21,360, while for in-state students it was $11,896. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $31,326.

The average financial aid at Ohio University-Main Campus is $5,380. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $15,980 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Ohio University-Main Campus

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

58% of undergraduate students at Ohio University-Main Campus received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Ohio University-Main Campus

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Ohio University-Main Campus was of $11,598 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,034.

Diversity at Ohio University-Main Campus

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017