The Ohio State University at Newark

On-Campus Visits Return at Ohio State Newark

June 30, 2021

The Ohio State University at Newark is now offering multiple opportunities to visit campus in person this summer. Events are open to any prospective students and their families, including those seeking to enroll for autumn 2021 or beyond.

Buckeye Visit Days
Buckeye Visit Days are perhaps the best way to get a comprehensive overview of Ohio State Newark. During the July Buckeye Visit Day, guests will receive an admissions overview, faculty presentation, take a self-guided tour of campus and have a chance to meet with representatives from campus offices, including Student Financial Services, recreation sports, housing and more.

Information Sessions
If students cannot attend a Buckeye Visit Day, several Information Sessions will be offered which include an admissions overview and a self-guided tour of campus with time for questions.

Register for all on-campus visits and take a virtual tour at Call 740.366.9333 or email to to schedule a personal appointment.

Summer 2021 Visit Days
Buckeye Visit Day:
Friday, July 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Information Sessions:
Thursday, July 15, 10 a.m. to noon or 2 to 4 p.m.
Friday, July 30, 10 a.m. to noon or 2 to 4 p.m.

Please note that unvaccinated visitors to Ohio State’s campuses agree to follow appropriate face mask and physical distancing guidelines. All visitors are expected to follow the university’s safe and healthy personal safety practices, including hand hygiene, limited density in indoor spaces, and control of the flow of traffic into and around select high-traffic buildings.

“We are excited to be able to show our beautiful campus to prospective students and their families once again,” said Ohio State Newark Director of Enrollment Diane Kanney. “The July 23 Buckeye Visit Day will be our first on-campus event in 17 months, and we are thrilled to be back. Beginning in October 2021, Buckeye Visit Days will be held monthly, so we hope to see many students on campus soon.”

Become a Buckeye from day one at Ohio State Newark
More students are choosing The Ohio State University at Newark for their education than ever before. Enrollment for autumn semester 2020 was 2,873, with students representing 71 of Ohio’s 88 counties. With an average class size of 25, you can expect a close-knit student community and a classroom where faculty know you by name.

Students can begin any of Ohio State’s 200+ majors at Ohio State Newark and, after completing 30 credits hours with a 2.0 GPA, can transition seamlessly to the Columbus campus. Ohio State Newark also offers nine undergraduate majors which can be completed entirely on the Newark campus. Ohio State Newark’s 200-acre campus, comprised of 11 buildings and expansive green space, is located 39 miles east of the Ohio State Columbus campus.

The Ohio State University is committed to making the cost of a college degree affordable. In addition to costing nearly 30% less than the Columbus campus, Newark campus students are eligible for the Ohio State Tuition Guarantee, Buckeye Opportunity Program and President’s Affordability Grant. Ohio State Newark also awards more than $1 million in scholarships annually.

The Ohio State University at Newark offers an academic environment that’s inclusive of diversity, challenging but supportive with world-renowned professors and access to Ohio State’s more than 200 majors. It’s where learning comes to life. Research, study abroad and service-learning opportunities prepare students for their careers in ways they never expected.