Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH
SAT/ACT mins: SAT/ACT minimums depend upon the high school GPA. BGSU seeks students with at least a 2.500 high school GPA and 20 ACT/920 SAT (Critical Reasoning and Mathematics). The higher the GPA, the less importance placed upon the SAT/ACT results.
SAT or ACT Scores must not be more than: SAT/ACT scores are not required for students who have been out of high school three or more years, or for students who have attempted 12 or more credit hours at an accredited college or university.
LSP Application deadline: Fall – June 15 Spring – November 15 Summer – April 15
Where to find application: Students may apply on-line or download a paper application.
Download Paper Application: http://go2.bgsu.edu/resource/pdf/application/freshman.pdf
Freshmen class report date:
Fall – New Student Orientation begins mid August.
Spring – New Student Orientation begins beginning of January.
Yellow Ribbon participant: No, BGSU is a state university. The state of Ohio has a program called the Ohio GI Promise. This program provides “in-state” tuition to qualified student veterans attending state Institutions.
Will you cover difference between tuition minus GI Bill and cost of in state "state" school tuition? Or do you want to keep it to in-state residents? BGSU will charge “in-state” tuition to all qualified veterans receiving VA Educational Benefits.
Do you want to donate additional money to each applicant should the need arise? Grants, scholarships and financial aid are available to all qualified students through the Student Financial Aid office. http://www.bgsu.edu/offices/sfa/
Processing fees: No application fee for active duty military personnel and veterans.
All majors open to Marines? Yes. Some degree programs have additional admissions requirements that students must meet to be admitted into the major.
Recognize AA degree or any college course work: Yes, degrees and course work from regionally accredited colleges or universities will be evaluated for transfer credit.
Recognize awarding of college credits via alternative means, e.g., DANTES or CLEP: Yes, BGSU awards credit for certain CLEP tests. See the following link:
BGSU awards transfer credit for transcripted military experience and offers prior learning assessment opportunities.