How to Enroll

Ways to Enroll


Access our Enrollment Resources for details on enrollment timelines, eligibility, and announcements.


5 Easy Steps to Enroll In OHVA

We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox as your web browser to complete the following steps.

If you need assistance in another language, please call 855.710.0910.


1. Access the Parent Portal

The Parent Portal site provides access to your online application, real-time alerts to help you stay on track, and quick links to important info.

Create your new user account or log in.


2. Submit an Application

Once you've begun an application in the Parent Portal, click the option to add a new student or continue with your application. Simply fill in the fields with your child's information, select Ohio Virtual Academy and click Submit.


3. Complete the Admissions Process

In this step, you'll provide more detailed information about your student and upload additional documents, such as proof of residency and a birth certificate. For a list of specific documents that will be required, contact our enrollment consultants at 866.339.9071.


4. Next Steps

All families participate in a pre-approval telephone conversation with an enrollment consultant. This will help you identify documents you may need to complete, depending on your student’s situation.


5. Receive Official Approval

Upon successful completion of the enrollment process, your student will be approved. Please check your email for important information regarding your student's status and how to access the Online School platform.

Thank you for your interest in Ohio Virtual Academy! If you have questions on the enrollment process or need more information, please check our FAQs or call us at 866.339.9071.

We look forward to welcoming your family into our Ohio Virtual Academy community!

Questions? Call toll-free: 866.339.9071

Enrollment Resources

Important Announcements

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019–2020 school year!

Eligibility Requirements

Students must reside in the state of Ohio to be eligible for enrollment. Parents must also review and agree to the Parent Compact during the enrollment/registration process. To be accepted for enrollment with Ohio Virtual Academy:

  • kindergarten students must be age 5 by September 30
  • students must be able to complete ALL Ohio graduation requirements by their 22nd birthday.

Applications are currently being approved in the order in which they complete the enrollment steps outlined above, until we reach our enrollment cap. If we reach our enrollment cap, applicants will be notified and will be placed on our wait list in the order in which they complete the steps. If necessary, seat offers will be extended throughout the school year as space becomes available.

*Ohio Laws and Rules