Summer and Fall Registration is Here!

Registration is now open for both Summer and Fall 2023 semesters. Do you still need to apply? Click here to get the process started!

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Rhodes State is the perfect place to prepare for your future by offering over 100 associate degree and certificate programs including the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degrees. Want to learn more? Email or request additional information by clicking here.

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Important Registration and Payment Dates

Visit the link below to view information regarding when registration opens each semester, when semester classes start, when fees are due, and deadlines for dropping classes.

Important dates

Short-Term Certificates $2,000 Scholarships

Students can earn a short-term certificate and get $2,000 off their tuition--making some free!

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Second Chance $2,000 Grant

See if you qualify for $2,000 toward a degree or credential. Through this program, Rhodes State College will provide eligible individuals who were enrolled at any time between spring 2015 and spring 2020, a $2,000 grant to finish a credential or degree. 

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Choose Ohio First Scholarship

Scholarships are available to students majoring in disciplines that significantly strengthen Ohio’s competitiveness in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Medicine (STEMM) education and industry. The competitive COF scholarships will be awarded to high achieving students enrolling in a COF-eligible program at Rhodes State. Minimum awards are $1500 per year for students pursuing an Associate’s Degree and $500 per year for students pursuing a certificate.

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Schedule a Campus Tours

Register to attend a campus visit, which includes a full walking tour of campus and a presentation from a New Student Success Navigator to get all your questions answered. 

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Registration Instructions

STARS Online is Rhodes State’s web interface that allows students to register for classes in addition to viewing information such as transcripts and fee assessments. Students may also change personal information such as their address and emergency contacts. If you have any questions, please contact Admissions 419-995-8320.  

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Affordable Tuition

Rhodes State College is an affordable option. We are 58% less than area universities. Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA); Rhodes State's code is 010027Additional Financial Aid information available.

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Congratulations on your admission. Follow the Next Steps to your enrollment!

Rhodes State has a seamless transition from being a College Credit Plus (CCP) student to a traditional Rhodes State College student.  

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Reactivate Now by completing this form and returning it to: The Office of Advising, PS Rm 148, 4240 Campus Drive, Lima, OH 45804. Reactivation is required if you have not enrolled in the past two semesters. Welcome back!

If you are planning to attend Rhodes State and transfer courses back to your home college or university, you are considered a Transient (Guest) Student. Save money by taking a class or two here...Rhodes State is about half the cost of  a university. Search for classes using STARS Online.Once you are admitted, here are your Next Steps.