The requirements to participate in off-campus study are:
The minimum cumulative GPA for participation in an OCS program is 2.50. This GPA is a requirement but not a guarantee for OCS approval. Academic performance across the semesters will also be a factor in the OCS advising process and the evaluation of the application. Please note: individual OCS programs may have a higher GPA requirement for approval.
Be in good standing during the semesters preceding your proposed period of off-campus study. Good standing means
you are currently not subject to or under academic restriction or sanction
you have no pending academic or judicial proceedings
you have not engaged in conduct for which the College would initiate academic or judicial proceedings
If approval for your OCS program is rescinded by the College for any of the reasons stated above, you may not be entitled to any refund of deposits or payment.
Obtain the support of your major advisor, and your major department--proving that you understand what other requirements must be fulfilled for both your major and distributionrequirements
Apply by the OCS program deadline and complete the required interview. These are firm deadlines with no option for extensions.
Submit a convincing presentation of the compelling academic reasons for the OCS program of your choice, well-articulated in your OCS proposal.
Here is a list of deadlines for all Kenyon OCS applications and required interviews. These are firm deadlines with no option for extensions.