How to Apply

First Things First

1Apply Online.

Your first step is to apply online.
See our application deadlines below.

If you are interested in applying for a health program, please review the selective health admissions requirements.

2Submit Your Transcripts.

When your online application is complete, submit your final high school transcripts or state issued GED to Owens.

Include any official past college transcripts for credit evaluation.

Application Deadlines

Term Application Deadline
Summer 2024 June 24, 2024
Fall 2024 September 2, 2024
Spring 2025 January 27, 2025

What Happens Next

Once you have submitted your online application and transcripts, you will:

Log Into Your Ozone Account

Your username is your full first name, underscore, full last name: jonathon_doe. Some usernames will have a number following the last name due to students having a common name (example: jonathon_doe2).
– New Owens students need to activate their account here >
– Detailed instructions >
– Account Activation FAQs >
– Password reset FAQs > You are required to change your password once you initially log in. Passwords expire every 120 days.

Take Your Placement Tests

All new students who have not taken the ACT or SAT in the past two year, or who do not have prior college credit will need to take the ACCUPLACER test to place into reading, writing, and math, or if necessary, English as a Second Language (ESL). Student with ACT or SAT scores should submit their scores to Owens for evaluation. Contact Testing Services for more information. Students who need ADA accommodations or modifications for testing should contact the Disability Resource Center.

Owens students in class

Attend Orientation

Orientation provides students information on how to succeed in college and at Owens. It is required for all first-time certificate or degree-seeking students who are new to Owens. Sign up here! >


Plan & Register for Classes

Your advisor will help with the selection of courses for your program and help with your academic plan. They can also assist with registration issue and direct you to College resources. If you are transferring to Owens from another college, please bring your transcripts and submit official transcripts to Records.

Owens Students

Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

The FAFSA is available October 1 and must be submitted as soon as possible. The Owens School code is 005753. Pay your tuition and fees – you can view your bill through your Ozone account. A variety of payment options are available. Contact Student Financial Services for assistance.

Owens students walking

Get Your Student ID

All students need an Express ID card. The ID stations are located in Alumni Hall (Toledo) and Education Center (Findlay). You need a state issued ID or driver’s license.

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