ODU

Ohio Dominican University

1216 Sunbury Rd, Columbus, United States
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  • Currently Enrolled
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  • Previously Enrolled
    26

Overview of Ohio Dominican University (ODU)

About this school

Ohio Dominican is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1911, it adopted coeducation in 1964. Its 62-acre campus is located four miles from downtown Columbus.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,177
    • Men:530 Men (45.0%)
    • Women:647 Women (55.0%)

Location

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Admission Information (ODU)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Ohio Dominican University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
4
Science
-
4
Foreign Language
-
3
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
August 10
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1216 Sunbury Road
City, State, Zip
Columbus, OH 43219-2099
Phone
(614) 251-4507
Fax
(614) 252-0776
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
77% of 1,238 applicants were admitted
Women
79% of 695 applicants were admitted
Men
76% of 543 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
348 (36%) of 956 admitted students enrolled
Women
175 (32%) of 546 admitted students enrolled
Men
173 (42%) of 410 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.33
375 And Above
15%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
21%
2.00 - 2.49
8%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
560 average |510-610 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
4%
• Score 600 - 700
32%
• Score 500 - 600
48%
• Score 400 - 500
16%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
• Score 700 - 800
4%
• Score 600 - 700
28%
• Score 500 - 600
32%
• Score 400 - 500
36%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
22 average |19-24 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid (ODU)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $31,080 (68.73%)
  • Room & Board: - $10,948 (24.21%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,100 (2.43%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,092 (4.63%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Ohio Dominican University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 1
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003035
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
247 (98.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
205 (83.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
204 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
204 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$12,467
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 124 (60.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,108
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 171 (83.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,104
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 200 (98.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$12,467
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
89%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$13,500
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,000

Academics & Instruction (ODU)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


60

Part-Time Faculty


109

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


Not reported

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 23% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 40% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 29% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 7% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
261,164
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
350
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Ohio Dominican University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


62.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


38.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


46.8%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


47.4%

Programs & Majors (ODU)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (38)


  • Accounting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Corporate Communications
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Criminalistics and Criminal Science
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Finance, General
  • General Studies
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  • Philosophy
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Education, Parks and recreation, Social sciences

Online Degrees


Business administration, sport management

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (14)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Finance and Banking
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Liberal Studies
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Public Administration
  • Sports Management
  • Theology

Campus Life (ODU)

Location & Geography

Population


809,798

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Columbus, OH

Campus Size


92 acres

Weather


Temperature
18.5 average low in January, 80.4 average high in September
Rain
137 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
Columbus
Nearest Train Station
Columbus

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


43% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


57%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Panther
School Colors
Black and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, sand volleyball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Ohio Dominican University offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, panther activities council, student athletic advisory committee, black student union, world student club, panther players

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


957

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,177
Women
647
Men
530

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.2% Asian
  • 22.6% Black/African-American
  • 3.6% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 57.0% White
  • 10.6% Unknown

International Students


1.6% from 20 countries

Average Age


25

Number of Graduate Students


537

Student Resources (ODU)

Study resources