Ohio Wesleyan University is Affiliated With the United Methodist Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the United Methodist faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best United Methodist Colleges and Universities.
OWU Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 15.0% of the student population at OWU. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit OWU Disability Services.
OWU for the Military
While not a "service academy", OWU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit OWU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our OWU for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Ohio Wesleyan University
OWU 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 Wesleyan University
OWU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,561 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 1,547 (99.1%). Part-time attendance was 14 (0.9%).
Ohio Wesleyan University is Ranked #377 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, OWU receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank OWU #377 out of 3,514.
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 Wesleyan University Competes in the NCAA
OWU has a total of 563 student athletes, 333 men and 230 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$2,415,052|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$2,414,652|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Ohio Wesleyan University Athletics