The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) have announced FAFSA 22, the second round of an initiative aiming to increase the number of Ohio students who complete the FAFSA. Applications continue to be accepted on a rolling basis. Click here for complete information.
Some people don't apply for FAFSA because they believe it's only for students who are looking to go to college, or who have been accepted already. Fortunately, that's not true. FAFSA is for YOU!
The Ohio Transfer Promise reaffirms Ohio’s commitment to increasing educational access and the number of Ohioans earning a degree, certificate, or other postsecondary credential of value.
The State of Ohio Higher Education: 2020 Year in Review provides a brief summary of what the DeWine-Husted administration - and the Department of Higher Education - has accomplished in its first two years leading Ohio. CLICK HERE TO READ THE REPORT.
ODHE is pleased to announce that application materials for the higher education CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) are now available. Please visit The Ohio Grants Partnership website for complete information.
Ohio students, families, educators, and campuses can click here for information and guidance regarding coronavirus (COVID-19).
Governor DeWine’s office, the Ohio Department of Health, and the Ohio Department of Higher Education continue to collaborate to provide the most up-to-date information for college and university campuses on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). For continued updates and more information on preventive measures, please visit the following pages on the Ohio Department of Health's website: LINK ONE and LINK TWO (PDF).
The Ohio Guaranteed Transfer Pathways enable students to streamline credit transfer among the state's public institutions of higher education to find the best pathways to degree completion and launch successful careers.
Ohio research universities have a wealth of academic, laboratory and other resources available to businesses across Ohio and the globe. The Ohio Innovation Exchange (OIEx) connects industry to those resources, fostering collaboration and economic development.
Over four years of the College Credit Plus program, Ohio students and families have saved more than $725 million on college tuition. Find out more.
The Changing Campus Culture initiative seeks to strengthen Ohio's ability to better respond to, and ultimately prevent, sexual assault on the state’s college campuses. Download and read the full report and recommendations (PDF) at this link.
Opioid drug abuse has become a crisis in Ohio and across the nation. Start Talking! is an innovative program that aims to give parents, guardians, educators and community leaders the tools to start the conversation with Ohio’s youth about the importance of living healthy, drug-free lives.
T2DG enables Ohio students to streamline credit transfer among the state's public institutions of higher education and from adult/secondary career-technical institutions to find the best pathways to degree completion and launch successful careers.
Ohio legislation requires each state public institution of higher education to provide incoming students with information about mental health topics, including available depression and suicide prevention resources. The Ohio Life Saver website was developed to support Ohio's public colleges and universities in complying with this law. Find out more.
Whether you're a high school student exploring careers, a college student searching for an internship, an experienced worker looking for a new job, or a business looking for skilled employees, OhioMeansJobs can help.
Ohio Aspire programs provide FREE services for individuals who need assistance acquiring the skills to be successful in post-secondary education and training, and employment. Local programs offer classes at flexible locations, and on different days and times to meet diverse needs. Find out more.


The Ohio Department of Higher Education is a Cabinet-level agency for the Governor of the State of Ohio that oversees higher education for the state.


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The Division of Higher Education Workforce Alignment works to retain, attract, and grow Ohio's businesses.