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Ohio University Rankings
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High School GPA
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Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.201 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.208 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.208 responses
Most Popular Majors
Liberal Arts and Humanities396 Graduates
Business Administration and Management327 Graduates
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication158 Graduates
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies153 Graduates
Health Care Management149 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.282 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.333 responses
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Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.162 responses
Ohio University Reviews
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I absolutely love Ohio University. The campus is beautiful with all the hills and greenery. I lived in the new dorms and had a wonderful experience. All of the dorms have their advantages, though! The dining halls have a good selection of both healthy items and items to splurge on and I like that there are 3 different dining halls to choose from. Jefferson Market has just opened which is awesome! It has sushi, fresh-squeezed juices and a deli to name a few things. The classes are a good size and most of the professors are interesting and helpful! There are so many clubs/activities to get involved in depending on what your interests are. There are always social activities going on - free sporting events, fests throughout the year, and a lively bar scene. The students all seem friendly to one another and I have been able to make many new friends this year!
Ohio University is a great school! The campus is beautiful, there are several parks on camps and the green space is never ending. The students of Ohio University are proud of their school and show it frequently. There is a positive vibe that comes from students and staff, as they are all friendly and cannot wait to help you. The are so many options for food and drink; with dining halls ready to accommodate your food allergies to the essential restaurants like Chipotle, and Wendys. Find your niche and Ohio University will become your home.
Ohio University offers plenty of housing for students on and off campus. On campus housing consists of dorms for two students and a meal plan. Off campus housing is either one bedroom apartments or large houses for 3-6 roommates. I looked into housing options and found that living off campus is much easier on the wallet, especially if you don't have your parents paying for everything. Buying food from the grocery store is much cheaper than a meal plan as well. If you don't want to live close to the weekend parties or if you have a significant other who would be waiting for you at home, there are other housing options not affiliated with the university that are affordable as well! They offer single bedroom apartments and even 2-3 bedroom houses at a reasonable cost!