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 login required - details below.

Upcoming Deadline

Application submission deadline for Fall 2017

July 15, 2017 at 5:00PM


Application for admission must have been submitted by 5PM on January 15, 2017 to be considered for the University Freshman Academic Scholarship.


University Freshman Academic Scholarship

Incoming fall freshmen may be eligible for a Univeristy Freshman Academic Scholarship ranging from $1,000 - $8,000.  Students must apply to BGSU by January 15, 2017 for automatic consideration based on their official GPA and ACT/SAT results.  No separate scholarship application is necessary.  Use our Scholarship Calculator to view potential awards and deadlines.


Request Access to the secure Counselor Portal

School Counselors, Administrative Assistants, and other full-time school representatives are able to request access to our secure Counselor Portal to easily view applicants and upload official transcripts.  Utilize the request access link to get started.

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 (for students who apply through the Common App)
  • Secure upload directly to the BGSU Office of Admissions via our School Counselor Portal (login required)

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

Office of Admissions
110 McFall Center
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Secure 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
  • View academic scholarships awarded to admitted students through the Office of Admissions
  • Receive a notification when a student applies to BGSU (sign up below)

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.

*Login required


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