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Important Dates

Important dates to remember.

July 1

Application Process Opens
Students who have completed their junior year in high school can begin applying for the summer or fall 2018 semesters.

October 1 FAFSA Filing Opens
All incoming students are 
encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after Oct. 1 for the most financial aid consideration.
October 1 Future Collegiate Leaders Conference (FCLC) 
Application Due
Attend FCLC hosted on campus by CASNR 
Ambassadors to further develop your leadership skills 
and learn more about OSU. (Open to high school juniors and seniors only)
October 1

Freshmen in Transition (FIT) Application Available
Students can complete the FIT 
application to be considered for CASNR’s living-learning community. Students must also complete the OSU housing application once available. (Open to incoming freshmen only)

November 1 Early Opportunity Scholarship Deadline
Apply by Nov. 1 to receive early scholarship and financial aid notification and to compete for the highest level academic college awards.
November 3-4

Future Collegiate Leaders Conference (FCLC)

December 1

Admitted Student Housing Application Opens
Admitted students can complete their housing application to secure a place in line to pick their room.

February 1 Freshmen in Transition (FIT) Application Priority Deadline
Students who have submitted an application by Feb. 1 will be given priority consideration.
February 1 New Student Orientation & Enrollment Registration (NSO) Opens
Admitted students can sign up for an NSO session, which will take place during the summer. During NSO, you will enroll in classes, meet other new students and learn about campus resources. NSO is mandatory for new students.
February 1 Priority Scholarship Deadline
You must submit all application materials (including essays) by Feb. 1 for full scholarship consideration.
May 1
Freshmen in Transition (FIT) Application Deadline
Students who have submitted an application by May 1 will be notified no later than May 15 regarding their acceptance. Applications will not be accepted after May 1.
July 1 Final Scholarship Deadline
Students must submit their most up-to-date test scores and transcripts for final scholarship consideration.


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