Parents & Family

Why should your son or daughter consider Bowling Green State University?

The 2015 edition of U.S. News & World Report shows BGSU “made the grade” as a Top 100 public university. The University improved its overall ranking by eight spots from last year and is the highest ranked public institution in Northern Ohio.

BGSU puts an emphasis on safety and security. Bowling Green State University’s Campus Security report includes crime statistics and prevention information to assist students in making decisions which affect their personal safety. We also offer the AlertBG Text Message Service, the Campus Escort Service, 27 full-time campus police officers, in addition to many other public safety services.

Finally, we offer automatic and renewable scholarships to our students in addition to financial aid. You can also use our Searchable Scholarship Guide to ensure you are finding all scholarships your student is eligible to apply for.