Future Students

You’re thinking a lot about your future right now. And we’re committed to making it a vibrant future — one where you are supported in achieving your dreams. We all have a role to play in keeping each other safe and healthy, which is why we are sharing the following information and resources about how you can learn more about Ohio State.

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  • In-person events may be canceled, but there are still lots of ways to learn about Ohio State for prospective undergrads. Learn more here.
  • Are you a future graduate or professional school student? Take a virtual tour.
  • Feb. 25: Ohio State President Kristina M. Johnson announced that planning is underway for a reactivation of its campuses this fall to offer safe and robust in-person experiences significantly expanded from current restrictions. The university will continue to follow all appropriate measures to promote the health and well-being of the community with the partnership and approval of local, state and federal health authorities. Details of the university’s reactivation plan will be announced in the coming months as leaders continue to study the latest data related to COVID-19 and public health. More information is on the Planning for 2021-22 academic year webpage.

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Please reference this website for the most up-to-date guidelines. The university’s COVID-19 Transition Task Force’s Safe Campus and Scientific Advisory Subgroup will continue monitoring changing conditions and consult with local and state health authorities. Recommendations and requirements will be refined as needed.