Welcome, New Panthers!

We’re excited to see you and your families on campus for New Student Orientation, which serves as the official kickoff of your ODU journey. See below for information about registering for an upcoming orientation session and what to expect!


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Save the Dates!

Panthers, in order to register for Orientation, you must be logged into your ODU email and have submitted your enrollment deposit.

Upcoming Orientation Dates:

  • Friday, July 12
  • Monday, July 29

Click to Register!

If you have not set up or are having trouble accessing your ODU account, we encourage you to contact the Help Desk at 614-253-3633 or helpdesk@ohiodominican.edu.

We schedule multiple orientation dates throughout the year to prepare students for fall and spring admission. Dates can fill up, as registration is first come first served, so please be sure to check your calendar and schedule the date you want today!

Upcoming Orientation Dates:

During each orientation, we will have sessions for our new Panthers, as well as parents and family, scheduled throughout the day to help you get ready for your first year at Ohio Dominican.

  • Meet other incoming students
  • Explore opportunities for on and off-campus living for commuter and residential students
  • Hear from campus leaders (students, faculty, and staff)
  • Discover what life as a Panther will be like

We'll be sharing printed packets of useful info at orientation day, but if you would like to have digital copies, you can download the PDFs below. Panther parents and families can also find helpful links and information to support your student on our Parents & Families webpage.

Interested in meeting with financial aid or advising individually? See below for more info.



Questions? We're here for you, Panthers!

Undergraduate Admission
Griffin Student Center, Room 203
Ohio Dominican University
1216 Sunbury Road
Columbus, Ohio 43219
(614) 251-4500
(800) 955-OHIO
(614) 251-0156

Office of Student Affairs
Erskine Hall, Room 148
Ohio Dominican University
1216 Sunbury Road
Columbus, Ohio 43219
 (614) 251-4557

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