525 South Main StreetAda, OH 45810 419-772-2260
http://www.onu.edu admissions-ug@onu.edu
About Ohio Northern University
  • Year of Foundation 1871
  • Size of Campus 300 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 2,597
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47%, 53%, 14%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $31,626
  • Room and Board $8,280
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 2,591
Founded in 1871, Ohio Northern University is a selective, private, comprehensive university, comprising five colleges (Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Engineering, Pharmacy and Law) with nationally ranked arts, sciences and professional programs. Ohio Northern University, a United Methodist-related institution of higher learning, seeks to educate and graduate students accomplished in scholastic achievement, prepared for a useful life and meaningful career, and inspired with a desire to contribute to the good of humankind consistent with Judeo-Christian ideals. ONU champions the pursuit of True North. Talented students enter motivated, engage in abundant opportunities, and leave prepared with an education with one of the highest returns on investment in the state.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus All Sporting Events, Performing Arts Center Events, Music Productions
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Amnesty International, Black Student Union, Latino Student Union, World Student Organization, Black Law Students Association (BLSA), Cardozo Jewish Law Student Association, International Law Society, Muslim Student Associat
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 20%
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chapel Choir, Chapel Band, Video Gospel, Worship Design Team, Northern Christian Fellowship, Christian Legal Society, Christian Pharmacy Fellowship International, Cardozo Jewish Law Student Association, Faculty Christian Fe
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 18%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Number of frats 7
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Rho, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Mu Alpha, Alpha Phi Sigma, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Omicron, Delta Phi Alpha, Epsilon Pi Tau, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Kappa Psi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Kappa Pi, Lambda Pi Eta, Mortar Board, Omicron Del
  • Distance to nearest airport Dayton (75), Columbus (90)
  • Distance to nearest train Fremont (80)
  • Distance to nearest bus Lima (20)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 23%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (59%), women's dorms (6%), men's dorms (2%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (23%), special housing for disabled students (1%), other housing options (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 16
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 4%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 25%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • Number of students using college housing 61%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Taggart Law Library - Numbers are included in above counts
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 488,502
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Pharmacy Museum, Art Gallery
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 9,362
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 835,182
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 11,572
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 4
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 60%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years 100%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Bowling Green State University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Bowling Green State University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 95%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Marathon Ashland, Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, Kroger, School Systems; VA Med Centers and Hospitals
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village