Ohio Dominican University

As central Ohio’s only Catholic university, ODU’s liberal arts education offers small class sizes for 39 market-driven majors, plus special 4+1 programs leading to select master’s degrees. ODU is just 10 minutes from downtown Columbus, so students have access to all of the opportunities and excitement that the capital city has to offer. Learn more about ODU

Student population size
Small (∼1k)

Transfer population

Campus setting

1216 Sunbury Road, Columbus, OH 43219

Application deadlines

  • Fall semester: Rolling
  • Spring semester: Rolling

Confirmation deadlines

  • Fall semester: None
  • Spring semester: None

Application fee

Learn more about admission to ODU


  • In-state tuition: $32,780 per academic year + fees
  • Out-of-state tuition: $32,780 per academic year + fees

Learn more about tuition and fees at ODU

On-campus: $11,450 per academic year, incl. meals

Transfer student scholarships
Several transfer student scholarships are offered at ODU. Learn more about transfer student scholarships at ODU

Tuition and housing costs listed here are based on data published by the National Center for Educational Statistics – actual costs may differ. Always check with the institution for the most accurate information.

General Education requirements
Programs have different Gen Ed requirements

Friendly degree-completion programs (fastest way to degree)
Cross-Disciplinary Studies Bachelor: Students with more than 60 credits can choose two concentrations to complete a bachelor’s degree in order to maximize their existing credits. Some concentrations available entirely online

Programs with additional admission requirements
Education degrees leading to initial licensure

Programs with limited admission

Programs accommodating non-traditional schedules (evenings, weekends, etc.)
ODU’s Adult & Continuing Education program offers select degrees and certificates entirely online, or in a blend of online and evening classes. Available degrees are: Business Administration, Accounting, Risk Management & Insurance, Cross-Disciplinary Studies, and Supply Chain Management

Credit accepted

  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
  • Military Transfer Assurance Guides (MTAGs)
  • Credit from regionally-accredited colleges/universities (C- or higher)

Learn more about transfer credit at ODU

Transfer student resources

  • Transfer-Specific Advisor for first semester at ODU
  • Transfer Orientation


Identity centers

  • Office of Multicultural Affairs
  • International Education Office
  • Center for Dominican Studies

Clubs & organizations
40+. Learn more about clubs & organizations at ODU

Transfer Admission

Online/Evening Program Admission

Director of PATRIOTS Program (veterans, ROTC, active military students)

Office of Admissions

  • (614) 251-4500