School Counselors


We know the vital role School Counselors play in helping students choose the best path for their future and appreciate your work.  We look forward to connecting with you as we travel throughout the state of Ohio and across the country.  Until then, please utilize the resources below or reach out to our office or the BGSU Admissions Counselor assigned to your school/region if we can be of assistance. Go Falcons!

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*Counselor Portal log in required - details below.


SOAR Registration Begins
Monday, March 11, 2019


Student Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR) is a required one-day program where new BGSU students will meet their academic advisor, register for classes, and more.  Additional information can be found on the SOAR webpage.


School Counselor Portal

With BGSU's School Counselor Portal, you can view a listing of all students from your school who have applied to BGSU and securely upload transcripts and other official documents to their freshman or College Credit Plus application.  Log in today or request access if you are not already registered.


University Freshman Academic Scholarship

Fall 2019 freshmen may be eligible for a University Freshman Academic Scholarship ranging from $1,000 - $8,000.  In addition, non-Ohio residents may qualify for the BG Success Scholarship valued at $4,000.  Students must apply to BGSU by January 15, 2019 and submit all admission credentials by March 1, 2019 for automatic consideration based on their official GPA and ACT/SAT results.  No separate scholarship application is necessary.  View our Scholarship Calculator and Scholarships & Financial Aid pages for full details and additional scholarship opportunities.

Submitting Transcripts

BGSU accepts official high school electronic transcripts from the following sources:

  • ATC - Ohio Board of Regents
  • Naviance eDocs
  • Parchment
  • eScript-Safe
  • The Common Application
    • BGSU can retreive documents submitted through the Common Application only for students who submit a Common Application to BGSU.  Documents cannot be retreived through Common Application for students who apply through the BGSU hosted application, even if they submit a Common Application to another school.
  • Secure upload directly to the BGSU Office of Admissions via our School Counselor Portal (log in required)

If necessary, official paper transcripts and other materials can be mailed to:

Office of Admissions
200 University Hall
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Secure School Counselor Portal

Within the secure School Counselor Portal, registered users can:

  • Access a listing of BGSU applicants from their school and view their admission status
  • Upload official transcripts for applicants

Users can also elect to receive a notification when a student applies to BGSU by signing up for our eNotification system.

The links below will allow you to access these features.  If you don't yet have access to our secure School Counselor Portal, you may request access below.


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