The Fisher Early Arrival Program is a valuable opportunity to gain important knowledge and build an early connection as you begin your Fisher journey. Learn what it means to engage, emerge, dedicate and lead as a Fisher student. Students will participate in specific workshops and activities led by Fisher student leaders, staff, and alumni.  The workshops will focus on Fisher culture, leadership development, and Fisher involvement opportunities

Tentative Agenda  AUGUST 14-16, 2019
Day 1  
Morning - Afternoon Early Move-In to Residence Hall
Early Evening Student Welcome & Community Building Activities
Day 2  
Morning - Afternoon Activities and Workshops
Day 3  
Morning - Afternoon Teambuilding Activity, Closing Ceremony

Eligibility Requirements

There is limited space. Applying to the program does not guarantee participation.

  • Accept your offer of Admission to the Ohio State University and the Fisher College of Business

  • Apply to the Early Arrival Program APPLICATION FOR 2019 will open late Spring 2019

Cost: Students accepted into the Early Arrival Program are responsible for all early arrival move-in costs into residence hall). All meals during the program are provided.

Note: *Fisher Early Arrival students will NOT be able to participate in the University OWL Program, or any other overlapping early arrival programs*


Contact the Undergraduate Leadership & Engagement Office


Fisher College of Business
309 Schoenbaum Hall 
210 W. Woodruff Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1144