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College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


Getting In

Choosing a college can seem overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be.

Follow five easy steps: Know Your DeadlinesVisit, Apply, Get Credit, and Attend Orientation.

And, remember, we're always here to help. 

Know Your Deadlines



Select our college’s name (College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences) on your admissions application if you are interested in food, agriculture, or the environment. Also, be sure to indicate which major interests you (reference our major codes list).

Benefits of doing this are:

  • You will be eligible to apply for our scholarships and learning community options.
  • We will be able to keep in touch with you about other special opportunities.

If admitted to the Ohio State Columbus campus, you will automatically be admitted to the major you chose (unless you need to complete requirements for the Professional Golf Management major).

Get Credit

Learn about how some of your high school classes could transfer for college credit.

Attend Orientation

Your final step toward officially becoming a Buckeye is attending orientation—a fun, exciting time for you to start planning the next four years of your life.

University Admission Requirements