Paying for college

The Ohio State University is committed to making the cost of a college degree affordable, and starting at Ohio State Newark makes a world-class education both accessible and affordable.
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tuition savings by starting your Ohio State degree at the Newark campus
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An exceptional value

Ohio State Newark tuition is one of the lowest rates of any four-year university in Ohio.

Financial aid

Many students and families rely on student financial aid to help pay for the overall cost of attending college. Financial aid can come from Ohio State, federal and state government, and private sources, and includes:

At Ohio State Newark, you are eligible for the many financial aid programs available to all Ohio State students and a few that are exclusive to Newark campus students.

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Merit and need-based scholarships are available to students.
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University programs

Ohio State provides financial aid to help eligible students secure the funds they need to pay for college.

Student Financial Services

The Office of Student Financial Services assists students and families through the financial aid process. We welcome your comments and suggestions and encourage you to contact us with any questions.