Experience ODU for Yourself!

Future Panthers, have you made plans to visit ODU this summer? Explore what ODU has to offer as you tour our beautiful 75-acre campus. Our admission team can't wait to meet you and show you why Ohio Dominican is the special place that it is!

Jul 29 2024
8 am

We’re excited to see you and your families on campus for New Student Orientation,...

Aug 10 2024
11 am Oval

Join us for this special campus tradition as we welcome new students to the ODU community...

Aug 10 2024
12 pm Oval

Following our annual Convocation event, we invite attendees to stay and enjoy a picnic-style...


1,262Students EnrolledWith small class sizes, we'll make sure you succeed in the classroom.
51Majors and ProgramsPreparing you for careers in high-demand fields.
100%Affordable Education100% of traditional full-time undergraduates received financial assistance in 2023-24.
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Mission & Identity

Catholic & Dominican Traditions

The Catholic intellectual tradition is inclusive and promotes a rigorous academic life that develops the whole person. We strive to instill a greater purpose for the individual, the community and the world. 

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Panther Life

There's something for everyone at ODU!

Whether you live on campus or off, life at ODU is more than just hitting the books. Discover events, organizations and opportunities to make the most of your college experience. 

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Student Stories

Learn our stories, then create your own!

Each student has a unique story to tell of why they chose Ohio Dominican, what they enjoy most about Panther Life, and how their ODU experience is changing their life, forever.


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International Education

You're Welcome at ODU!

Ohio Dominican University is proud to welcome students from around the world. Our close-knit community embraces diversity, and we're committed to providing you resources, programs and support to help you grow personally, professionally and spiritually.

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Athletics at ODU

Claws Out!

Ohio Dominican University is Central Ohio’s only NCAA Division II athletics program, fielding teams in 16 varsity sports. 

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