Financial Aid: Tuition

Access. Affordability. Excellence.

In an era of rising costs and competition, Ohio State is taking steps to provide education that is both affordable and excellent. Offering competitively low tuition Ohio State Lima provides students an affordable pathway to an Ohio State degree.

The Tuition Option Payment Plan (TOPP) is an option for students who prefer to pay in smaller, more affordable installments. To enroll in the TOPP program, students must enroll on-line from their Buckeye Link Account.

Under the TOPP, the first payment will be due by the fee due date each semester (seven days before classes start), and the remaining three payments will be due every 30 days.

More TOPP information

For full tuition and fee tables visit the University Registrar's website at