We believe college is an investment in your future. It impacts your career direction, success and opportunities for a lifetime. At Ohio Northern, you’ll find one of the highest returns in the entire state.
Make a Sound Investment
Ranked No. 1 in Ohio for university most likely to place graduates in a job, according to career guidance site Zippia.
Ranked No. 8 for salary potential in the state of Ohio, according to PayScale.
Can't Miss Opportunity
By combining ONU scholarships with other forms of financial aid, we continue to make a Northern education affordable for you and your family. As a result, the net cost is much more affordable than you might think.
Keep it Affordable
Think you can’t afford an ONU education? Think again.
Average amount of financial support awarded
Of students receive financial support
Awarded every year in scholarships and grants
Job and graduate school placement rate – well above the national average
Connect with Financial Aid
Are you an accepted student for Fall 2022? Have questions for the financial aid staff? We offer virtual Zoom meetings, on-campus appointments and online workshops.
Don’t get hung up on the “sticker price.” The cost of an ONU education is comparable to a public university for many students after you figure in our generous financial aid package. The average amount of financial support awarded is $25,000. Estimate your cost with the Net Price Calculator.
Submit your application by Dec. 1 for maximum scholarship consideration.
Come experience campus firsthand and see what ONU has to offer. While you’re here, schedule a meeting with a financial aid advisor who can walk you through the process and answer any questions you may have. Schedule a visit.
Start banking dollars for your ONU tuition in high school. Earn micro-scholarships for completing an ONU campus visit ($2,000), earning an “A” in class ($250), holding a job ($200-$1,000) and more. Earn up to $48,000 by your high school senior year! Available for first-year students only.
Earning your degree is likely one of the biggest and most rewarding investments you’ll make during your lifetime. Luckily, the Office of Financial Aid is here to guide and support you throughout your time at ONU.