Returning Students

Ohio State Alumni or Graduating Seniors

Alumni or graduating Ohio State seniors requesting to become Undergraduate Non-Degree seeking students should complete the Extended Education Activation Request Form (link is external). Please select “program change to undergraduate non-degree.” Upon submission, your request should be processed within 2-3 business days.

DEADLINE: First Friday of the semester or term for which you are requesting enrollment.

Current or Former Ohio State Students

Students that have previously attended Ohio State in any capacity, at the graduate or undergraduate level (excluding former Transient/ Visitor or Academy students), requesting to become Undergraduate Non-Degree seeking students should complete the Extended Education Activation Request Form (link is external). Students who are returning to Undergraduate Non-Degree should select “return from leave of absence.” Students who were last in another major/program should select “program change to undergraduate non-degree.”  Upon submission, your request should be processed within 2-3 business days.

DEADLINE: First Friday of the semester or term for which you are requesting enrollment.

Please note: All students new to Ohio State must use the new student application. Please see Admissions and Criteria on the Apply page.

Former Transient/Visitor Students

All former transient/visitor students must reapply each year. Transient/Visitor students can attend Ohio State for one term per academic yearFormerly enrolled transient/visitor students, who previously paid an application fee, can make an in-office admission appointment to reapply with no additional application fee. Call 614-292-8860 to schedule an in-office admission appointment. 

Former Academy or College Credit Plus (CCP) Students

Former Academy or CCP students need to apply to Extended Education, undergraduate non-degree however, they may not need to pay an application fee. All former Academy and CCP students should call 614-292-8860 or email ODEE-ExtendedEd@osu.edu to verify with the Admission Counselor if an application fee is needed.