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Deadlines

  Complete the application before Feb. 15.
       A complete application will include:
       • The Application
       • Official ACT or SAT scores sent by testing agency (not required for admissions, but required for all scholarships)
       • $60 application fee
       • Official High School transcripts

  File FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) before Feb. 15.
       • File at fafsa.gov
       • OSU school code is 003090 (for Lima and Columbus)
       Students will automatically be awarded a Lima Buckeye Distinction Scholarship Award based on their qualifications if the above deadlines are met.

  Complete additional scholarship applications by Feb. 15.
       • Arthur and Marian Rudd Scholarship, Osborn Scholarship and Giffith Scholarship have separate applications at Lima.OSU.edu/Financial-aid.
       • Lima Campus General Scholarship application includes more than 40 additional scholarships at Lima.OSU.edu/Financial-aid.

  Pay the acceptance fee before May 1.

  Make a deposit for housing if students plan to live near campus.
       For more info on housing options, go to Lima.OSU.edu/housing.

  Attend Orientation over the summer.
       Invitations will go out in early spring.


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