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Ohio Northern University


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Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1871
Affiliation: Methodist
Academic calendar: Quarter
Undergraduate student body: 2,612
Environment: Rural
Endowment: $148,583,690
Admissions Address

525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810

Website

http://www.onu.edu

Admissions E-mail

admissions-ug@onu.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.6
Send application by: August 15
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Deborah Miller
Admissions office telephone: (888) 408-4668
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: August 15
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $30
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://admissions.onu.edu/apply/index.shtml Tuition deposit: None
Room deposit: $200 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 2 4
Science 2 3
Lab 2 2
Foreign language N/A 2
Social studies 2 3
History 2 2
Academic electives 4 4
Total academic units 16 22

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: August 15
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Considered
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Important
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 75%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 75%
Total applicants: 3,712
Total acceptances: 2,777
Total freshman enrollment: 760
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 1,936
Male acceptances: 1,453
Male freshman enrollment: 421
 
Female applicants: 1,776
Female acceptances: 1,324
Female freshman enrollment: 339
Out-of-state freshmen: 18%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 38%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 66%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 90%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 87%
Average high school GPA: 3.6
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 96%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 48%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 520 – 630
Math: 550 – 650
Combined: 1070 – 1280

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 5.5% 7.7%
600-699 33.6% 42.6%
500-599 42.1% 37.4%
400-499 17.2% 11.2%
300-399 1.4% 1.1%
200-299 0.3% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 90%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 24 – 29
Math: 23 – 29
Composite: 23 – 29

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 15.9% 19.7% 18.9%
24-29 52.7% 39.9% 55.3%
18-23 29.7% 34.9% 21.1%
12-17 1.8% 5.2% 4.7%
6-11 0.0% 0.3% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

 



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