Undergraduate Direct and MBA:
Log in to your student account
To confirm receipt of your application and supporting documents, please self-monitor your application status online.
- If you submitted the online application, you may use the same Login Name and Password that you originally created.
- If you submitted a paper application, your Login Name will be your OSU ID# and Your Personal Identification Number (PIN), which will be your 6-digit date of birth (MMDDYY - month, day, year).
Viewing your application status
Once logged in, you should see your application under "Processed Applications". Click on your application and you will see a summary list of your personal contact information, degree information and required application documents. A blank line next to an item under "Required Documents" means that this item has not yet been received.
Some documents, such as the OSU Certification of Finance Form and evidence of funding or official transcripts and test scores (vs photocopies) may be submitted at a later date, following the credential evaluation. If you require an F-1 student visa, financial information will be required, however, before we can issue the I-20 document.
Making changes to your application
If you wish to make changes to your application (e.g. defer to a future term, change your mailing address, or change your major, please submit an Admissions Application Change Form request. Approved changes will be reflected in your application summary generally within 7-10 days.
Recieving an admission decision
Once all necessary documents and materials have been received, please allow 2-3 weeks for the admission decision to be made and indicated next to "Application Status."
Pathway and English Language Programs:
Send an email to the Office of International Admissions. Include your full name, birth date and inquiry ID# (begins with IN:E).
Email is the best way to contact the OSU Office of International Admissions. Due to the large volume of applications, we cannot send an email response for each item received. It can take 7-10 days for documents to be processed and entered in our database.