Deadlines

Your To-Do List: Keep this handy list in front of you the year before you plan to transfer.

Autumn Transfer:

Apply to all the colleges that interest you. It is a general suggestion to apply early (Ohio State final deadline for the Columbus campus is May 1). Notify the university of your decision to attend as soon as possible after being admitted.
Apply for scholarships and financial aid by February 15. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) determines your need-based aid and our college’s scholarship application will determine your merit-based aid from the college level.
Attend orientation.
Make the move to campus. Welcome new Buckeyes!


Spring Transfer:

Apply for scholarships and financial aid by February 15. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) determines your need-based aid and our college’s scholarship application will determine your merit-based aid from the college level.
Apply to all the colleges that interest you. It is a general suggestion to apply early (Ohio State final deadline for the Columbus campus is October 1). Notify the university of your decision to attend as soon as possible after being admitted.
Attend orientation.
Make the move to campus. Welcome new Buckeyes!


University Deadlines