Since we process applications on a rolling admissions basis, it is always advantageous to apply early - as applications are submitted and become complete, we will review them and make admissions decisions. The application is now live for both spring semester (January 2015 start) and autumn semester (August 2015 start). The deadline to apply for the January start is October 15, so you still have plenty of time to get ready.
The Ohio State University Graduate School holds a competition each year for University and Graduate Enrichment Fellowships. They recently announced an accelerated timeline for the nomination and selection process. As a result, we have added another application deadline to ensure that eligible candidates submit in time to be considered for nomination. Please note added deadline of November 15, if you are someone that may qualify for nomination for one of these competitive awards:
As you might imagine, December is a bit busy here in the Fisher Graduate Programs Office. We have just passed a priority deadline and applicants are anxious to confirm that their materials have been received in time to be considered for admission and for financial aid.