Ohio Northern University is Affiliated With the United Methodist Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, ONU is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the United Methodist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best United Methodist Colleges and Universities.
ONU Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit ONU Disability Services.
ONU for the Military
While not a "service academy", ONU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit ONU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our ONU for Veterans Guide.
ONU offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, ONU does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Ohio Northern University
ONU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Ohio Northern University
ONU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 2,274 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 2,065 (90.8%). Part-time attendance was 209 (9.2%).
Ohio Northern University is Ranked #1,307 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, ONU is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank ONU #1307 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Ohio Northern University Competes in the NCAA
ONU has a total of 710 student athletes, 476 men and 234 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$2,673,076|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$2,673,076|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Ohio Northern University Athletics