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To know us is to love us. And there's no better way to get to know Ohio State than to visit.

COVID-19 update for visits and events

To keep our communities safe, the university has canceled all undergraduate admissions in-person visits and on-campus recruitment events scheduled through early July.

As we continue to monitor the situation, we'll post the latest updates on this page.

This is an unprecedented situation that is evolving on a daily basis. We are grateful for your understanding and patience! Learn more about how Ohio State is keeping our communities safe.

I'm an admitted student who's still deciding on colleges. What are my options to get to know Ohio State, or for having my questions answered?

We've got you covered! Register for live events to learn everything you need to know — plus, get your questions answered. Check out the schedule of live events and other resources just for admitted students.

Can I schedule for a future visit?

Ohio State continues to assess the situation and will make decisions about when future visit opportunities will be available based on recommendations from public health officials, university leadership and the State of Ohio. We will be sure to communicate with you about these opportunities.

In the meantime, admitted students can register for live events; others can explore our website and virtual tour.

I have an academic visit scheduled. Is that canceled?

All academic visits scheduled through the campusvisit.osu.edu registration site are canceled. If you made an individual appointment with your academic college directly, please reach out to them regarding cancellation.

Will I be reimbursed for fees associated with airfare or other reservations I've made?

Ohio State is unable to reimburse any costs incurred with canceled travel. Please reach out to the airlines and/or travel companies directly to ask if credits can be used for future travel.

I was approved and received a confirmation for a travel grant. Will I be reimbursed for fees associated with airfare or other reservations I've made?

If you have been confirmed for a travel grant and you planned to use it for an event that has been canceled, the university will reimburse the non-refundable transportation and/or hotel costs for expenses you have already incurred for up to the approved travel grant amount, provided appropriate documentation and receipts are submitted no later than April 30. You are encouraged to first seek a refund from the airlines and/or travel company. Questions or documentation can be sent to travelgrant@osu.edu.

I'm registered for an off-campus event. Is that canceled?

The university has canceled all recruitment events through early July. For Ohio State off-campus events, you will receive a cancellation email at the email address you provided in your registration. 

I have a visit planned to a regional campus. Is that canceled?

The university has canceled all undergraduate admissions visits and recruitment events through early July. Contact the regional campus directly to inquire about the specific details on their campus visits.

I still have a question. What can I do?

We're here to help. Email askabuckeye@osu.edu. Please allow additional time for a response due to the high-volume of messages we are currently receiving.