Transfer Students

Admission criteria

If you are an Ohio resident, you may apply for admission to the Mansfield campus. If you have earned at least a 2.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) on your college course work, we will review your academic performance in college to determine your eligibility for admission.

Apply step-by-step

Are you pursuing a degree at another college or university? Only apply as a transfer student if you will pursue a degree from Ohio State. Students currently enrolled at another post-secondary institution interested in transferring Ohio State credit back to their home institution should apply through the Office of Distance Education and eLearning.

Are you already attending Ohio State? If you'd like to change to a different Ohio State campus, learn about your next steps at

Follow these instructions if you are a U.S. resident applying to transfer to Ohio State.

After you apply

After you are admitted