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The Graduate School

How to Apply to The Graduate School

Group shot of the members of the Doctor of Nursing Program class of 2016 in their graduation robes and with their diplomas

The Graduate Program at Otterbein can help you transform your career! The application process is simple and straightforward. Please be sure to review your program of study and the program specific requirements for admission (see links at left). Follow the steps below to start the process.

Steps for applying to Otterbein's Graduate School:

  1. Create Your Account: From the Admission Login page, you will need to create an account. Click on New User and set up an ID and pin for this purpose only. Select from one of the three graduate application types: degree, non-degree, or international/non U.S. citizen. Click HERE.
  2. Fill out the Application: You can complete the application in any order and choose "Submit Application" when complete. To save what you have done and exit the application, click the "Finish Later" option. Remember to write down your login ID and pin for reference. To log back in later to complete the application, select the "Apply" button and enter your login ID and pin. 
  3. $25 Application Fee*: Immediately after submitting the application, you are given an option to Submit Payment and pay the fee, or to select "Pay Later" in the graduate admissions process through your graduate application fee page. The application fee is required for all graduate programs. If you re-apply for the same program in different terms, the fee is waived.  *Please note, this application fee will rise to $40 as of October 16, 2016.
  4. Submit Admission Materials: Please submit the materials that are specific for your program. Materials should be mailed to Otterbein University, Graduate School, 1 South Grove St, Westerville OH 43081. Please contact The Graduate School at 614-823-3210 with questions.

/ The Graduate School

The Graduate School is located in Roush Hall, room 208.

Office Hours
M-F: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

p/ 614.823.3210
e/ grad@otterbein.edu


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